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Former NFL player, two others die after found in burning house, officials say

Quentin Moses, 33, found unconscious in Ga. house

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MONROE, Ga. – Fire officials say three people including a former NFL player died in a house fire in Georgia.

Monroe Fire Department Chief Keith Glass tells local news media that 33-year-old Quentin Moses, 31-year-old Andria Godard and her 10-year-old daughter Jasmine Godard died after the fire occurred around 6 a.m. Sunday.

Moses was found unconscious and moved outside the house where he was pronounced dead at Clearview Medical Center.

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Moses was a defensive end for the Georgia Bulldogs from 2003-2005. He played four seasons with the Miami Dolphins from 2007-2010 as a linebacker.

Moses was also the assistant football coach at Reinhardt University.

Glass said the house was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived before the roof collapsed.