D.J. Gnader died at the age of 29, according to multiple reports.
The former Northwest Missouri State Bearcat linebacker was a key member of the 2013 national championship team.
Back in 2015, Gnader was a first team All-MIAA peformer and was named second team all-region from both Daktronics and Don Hansen.
Gnader was a huge supporter of NFL Draft Diamonds, and we are saddened by his death. Please keep the Gnader family in your prayers.