On Wednesday, it was reported that legendary defensive tackle Tony Siragusa has died at the age of 55. At the time of writing, the cause of death was not disclosed. Siragusa was affectionately known as "Goose" and played 12 seasons in the NFL.

Siragusa made his league debut in 1990 with the Indianapolis Colts as an undefeated free agent.

Also, Siragusa was able to build the team and eventually emerged as an influential defensive tackle in the NFL, playing a long and productive career.

Colts team owner, Jim Irsay, took to Twitter to mourn the loss of Siragusa, saying, “I’m heartbroken as is all of Colts Nation.”

 Tony Siragusa remained with the Colts for seven seasons and racked up 16.5 sacks, and 405 tackles.

In 1997, Siragusa decided to move to Baltimore Ravens where he became an integral part of their influential defense.