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Buffalo Bills linebacker Quentin Groves (49) walks off the field during an NFL preseason football game against the Detroit Lions Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Former NFL linebacker Quentin Groves died at age 32 from a heart attack



Quentin Groves, a linebacker who played at Auburn University and for several NFL teams, passed away Saturday due to a heart attack at the age of 32. He and his family were in Trinidad at the time, reports CBS Sports

He was diagnosed with a heart condition in 2008. He was picked in the second round of the NFL Draft by the Jacksonville Jaguars that same year. 

Groves battled with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, which is a condition that causes episodes of rapid heartbeat. 

Support for Groves' family, friends and teammates has poured in online.

Former teammates also took to Twitter to to mourn Groves' passing.

Groves was a part of the winningest senior class in Auburn history.

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WATCH: Groves hop into the stands and celebrate with fans after winning a game in 2007

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