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Report: Ex-Titans kicker speeding when he crashed

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The final police report states that former Titans kicker Rob Bironas was intoxicated and speeding when his sports utility vehicle went off the road and crashed into a row of trees.
    
The report issued Friday says data analysis shows Bironas was driving at 73 mph going into a curve where he lost control and crashed Sept. 20. Paramedics found Bironas dead at the scene before taking him to a hospital where he was declared dead.
    
Bironas died from blunt force injuries according to the final autopsy report. Toxicology tests found his blood alcohol was.218 percent, well above Tennessee's limit of 0.08 percent for intoxication.
    
The Titans released Bironas in March.

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