Teary players held a somber practice Thursday and dedicated the rest of their season to receiver Chris Henry after learning that he’d died a day after falling from the back of a pickup truck during what police described as a domestic dispute.
Shocked players huddled by themselves in the locker room once they got word that Henry had died at a hospital in Charlotte, N.C. They said a group prayer, then went out on the Paul Brown Stadium field to walk through some of their plays for an upcoming game in San Diego.
No one said much. Cincinnati’s outspoken star wide receiver Chad Ochocinco and head coach Marvin Lewis shared some heartfelt words about the star-crossed Bengal. Check out their interviews after the jump.