Nick Schuyler NFL Boat Accident: One Year Later

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(Getty Images)more pics »Nick Schuyler is speaking publicly about the tragic accident that killed three of his friends. Schuyler himself barely survived, rescued after 40 hours in the elements.

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Oakland Raiders linebacker Marquis Cooper, free agent defensive end Corey Smith and Will Bleakley all perished in the wreck. Schuyler now has a tattoo memorializing his lost friends.

Hypothermia from the cold water eventually took all of the men's lives. He wrote a book about the ordeal, Not Without Hope.

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