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Aaron Hernandez

Aaron Hernandez was a former NFL player for the New England Patriots. He was a member of the Florida Gators football team during his college career. He was born on November 6, 1989 and grew up in Bristol, CT. Hernandez hanged himself on April 19, 2017 while serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole for the murder of Odin L. Lloyd, his fiancée’s sister’s boyfriend. Just days prior to his suicide, Hernandez was found not guilty in a 2012 drive-by shooting in Boston. The tight end once had a $40 million contract with the New England Patriots and played in the 2012 Super Bowl, losing to the New York Giants. At the time of his death, Hernandez was engaged to Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez. The couple had one daughter, Avielle.

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Aaron Hernandez Murder Conviction Officially Dismissed (VIDEO + UPDATE)

Aaron Hernandez
Murder Conviction Officially Dismissed

9:05 AM PT -- The Bristol County D.A.'s Office just said they plan to appeal the judge's decision.Aaron Hernandez's conviction for the murder of Odin Lloyd has officially been dismissed by a… READ MORE >

Aaron Hernandez Suicide Note to Fiancee Released, 'You're Rich!' (PHOTO)

Aaron Hernandez
Suicide Note to Fiancee Released 'You're Rich'

TMZ Sports has obtained the suicide note Aaron Hernandez wrote to his fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez -- in which he tells her she will be RICH after he kills himself. It's not hard to connect… READ MORE >

- 383 days ago
Aaron Hernandez Prison Nicknames Revealed, 'Boom, Rokk Boy, Big Nose,' Etc. (PHOTO)

Aaron Hernandez
Prison Nicknames Revealed 'Boom, Rokk Boy, Big Nose,' Etc.

Aaron Hernandez went by a slew of nicknames during his time behind bars -- including "AA," "Chico," and "Big Nose" ... this according to official prison documents obtained by TMZ Sports. … READ MORE >

- 383 days ago
Aaron Hernandez Wrote 'John 3:16' In Blood on Cell Wall (DOCUMENT + PHOTOS)

Aaron Hernandez
Wrote 'John 3:16' In Blood on Cell Wall ... Police Report Says

Aaron Hernandez wrote "John 3:16" in blood on the walls of his cell -- and also in ink on his forehead -- before he hanged himself in his Massachusetts prison cell ... this according to the police… READ MORE >

- 384 days ago
Aaron Hernandez 'Murder Car' Auction Pulled from eBay (UPDATE)

Aaron Hernandez
'Murder Car' Auction Pulled from eBay

The car Aaron Hernandez was allegedly driving during a deadly 2012 drive-by shooting has been pulled off of eBay after bidding broke the $100,000 mark.  As we previously reported, the owner… READ MORE >

- 385 days ago
Aaron Hernandez's Alleged 'Murder Car' Hits eBay Auction

Aaron Hernandez
Alleged 'Murder Car' Hits eBay Comes With Signed Jersey

The car Aaron Hernandez allegedly used during a 2012 drive-by shooting -- in which he allegedly killed 2 people -- is now up for sale ... on eBay.  Prosecutors referred to the 2006 Toyota… READ MORE >

- 386 days ago
Aaron Hernandez Prosecutors Fight to Keep Murder Conviction After Death

Aaron Hernandez
Prosecutors Fight to Keep Murder Conviction

Prosecutors in Massachusetts don't think Aaron Hernandez should die an innocent man and just filed a motion to stop his murder conviction from being dismissed. As we previously reported,… READ MORE >

- 387 days ago
Aaron Hernandez Wasn't on Drugs Before Suicide, Wrote 'Illuminati' in Blood on the Wall ... Report Says

Report: Aaron Hernandez
Not on Drugs Before Suicide Wrote 'ILLUMINATI' in Blood

Aaron Hernandez did not have any trace of illegal drugs in his system at the time he committed suicide ... this according to a new report. WCBV is reporting the toxicology tests show there… READ MORE >

- 389 days ago
Aaron Hernandez's 3rd Suicide Note Was for Attorney, Not Gay Lover

Aaron Hernandez
3rd Note Was for Attorney ... Not Gay Lover

The three notes recovered in Aaron Hernandez's prison cell were written to his fiancee, his daughter and his attorney, Jose Baez ... NOT a supposed gay lover, sources tell TMZ Sports.  The… READ MORE >

- 392 days ago
Aaron Hernandez Autopsy Shows Synthetic Marijuana, Report Says

Report: Aaron Hernandez
Autopsy Shows Synthetic Marijuana ... Prison Raid Ensues

Aaron Hernandez's autopsy shows the ex-NFL player had traces of synthetic marijuana in his system at the time of his death, this according to reports ... but the medical examiner is calling it a… READ MORE >

- 392 days ago
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