Former Bucs Linebacker Geno Hayes Enters Hospice Care

Former Bucs Linebacker Geno Hayes Enters Hospice Care

Former Bucs Linebacker Geno Hayes Enters Hospice Care | Heavy.com

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Geno Hayes played for the Buccaneers from 2008 to 2011.

One-time Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Geno Hayes entered hospice care recently amid his battle with liver disease.

ESPN’s Jenna Laine reported the news on Thursday. Hayes, 33, who played for the Bucs from 2008 to 2011, had been waiting for a liver transplant.

Hayes came into the NFL as a sixth-round draft pick with the Bucs from Florida State. He tallied 10 sacks, six forced fumbles, six interceptions, and 401 tackles in his seven-year career. After playing Tampa for four seasons, he played for Chicago in 2012 and Jacksonville from 2013 to 2014.



One-time Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Geno Hayes entered hospice care recently amid his battle with liver disease.