|Intro||Player of American and Canadian football|
|Was|| American football player |
Canadian football player
|From||United States of America|
|Birth||5 September 1984, St. Louis, USA|
|Death|| 28 December 2010, St. Charles, USA|
(aged 26 years)
Brandon Joyce (September 5, 1984 – December 28, 2010) was a gridiron football offensive tackle. He was the son of former NFL punter Terry Joyce.
Brandon Joyce was signed by the Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Illinois State. Joyce had also been a member of the Toronto Argonauts, Las Vegas Locomotives and St. Louis Rams. Joyce was shot during a robbery on December 24, 2010 and died in St. Charles, Missouri, at age 26, after several days on a life support machine.