Former Notre Dame Offensive Lineman, 35, Dies While Running 💉
The very fit Paul Duncan has unexpectedly passed away.
His wife Ellen posted on Instagram the announcement of his passing and cause of death.
Yesterday, Friday July 15th, Paul went into cardiac arrest while on a run in our neighborhood. Today he was pronounced brain dead. We will have a medical examination to understand cause of death.
The Notre Dame football program extended their condolences on Twitter on Tuesday.
Our prayers go out to the family and friends of Paul Duncan.
A great teammate, but more importantly a loving husband and father. pic.twitter.com/8VEDBy2nYf
— Notre Dame Football (@NDFootball) July 20, 2022
After graduating from Notre Dame, the Georgia native briefly spent some time in the NFL with the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent.
At the time of his death, Duncan was working in the Atlanta area for the Walsh Group, a construction management firm that posted about a vaccine clinic for their workers in Pittsburgh in April 2021.
The Walsh Group also has the following information on their job listings.
Special thanks to @ACORxPharmacy for helping administer the COVID-19 #vaccine to our Pittsburgh team members today! pic.twitter.com/9c1p6uqAJa
— The Walsh Group (@thebiggreenw) April 27, 2021
We are proud to have had Paul on our team for the last 11 years. He was dedicated to making our people and projects better, but above all else, a devoted husband and father. He will be greatly missed; our prayers are with his family. https://t.co/mUPKWr7rcy
— The Walsh Group (@thebiggreenw) July 20, 2022
⬆️ Team Player for 11 Years 💉
Duncan leaves behind two children with his wife. His daughters are Dillon, 6, and Sloane, 4.
RIP Paul Emmett Duncan III (June 18, 1987 – July 16, 2022)
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