Aaron Hernandez By Jack Barnes Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez, who was serving a life sentence for a murder conviction and just days ago was acquitted of a double murder, died after hanging himself in his prison cell early Wednesday, Massachusetts prisons officials said. Hernandez, 27, was found by guards […]

Aaron Hernandez By Jack Barnes The verdict was read Friday afternoon, nearly two years to the day after the former NFL star was convicted in another killing. Jurors had been deliberating first-degree murder charges against Hernandez for more than 40 hours over six days.