Biography / Wiki
CJ Fuller (1995-2018) was an American Football Player from South Carolina. He played as Running Back for Clemson University for 3 years during the period of 2014 – 2017. In this time, he made 290 yards. He also made a 17-20-yard kick-off return in 2016.
In September 2018, he underwent surgery for his knee, as he was injured during a football game. The doctors apparently advised him to take therapy after the surgery. Athletes do face injuries from time to time. Everything seemed normal until CJ reported chest pains after his treatment.
On the fateful day of 3rd October 2018, he was rushed to the Greenville hospital from a relative’s home. Despite every effort, the doctors were unable to save his life. His death was extremely unexpected and it is hard to imagine the shock felt by his loved ones at his sudden passing.
The autopsy revealed that he was suffering from a pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis. It’s a disease in which a blood clot blocks one or more arteries in the lungs. A pulmonary embolism is most frequently caused by blood clots that pass from the legs.
It can be said that the knee surgery CJ had just a month ago could have been a reason. It is sad and unfortunate that such a talented athlete who was full of potential was taken away at such a young age.
Height / Weight / Age
Being a footballer, CJ was fit and extremely athletic. He stood 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighed 93 Kgs. He had a hefty frame of 40-36-37and wore size 7 shoes. He was merely 22 years of age at the time of his passing.
CJ definitely held a promising career in his future before his sudden death. Already a popular footballer, it is estimated that CJ Fuller had a net worth of around $400,000.
Education / Family
CJ was born to Charlie Fuller Sr. and Christie Sutton Fuller, on 22nd November 1995. Ever since his school days, CJ was athletic and he had all signs to become a successful footballer.
After high school, he joined Clemson University college and took up Sociology as his field of choice. In college, he started playing for Clemson Tigers Team. He has a brother Christopher and sister Sydney Fuller.
|Birth Place||Easley (South Carolina, USA)|
|Date Of Birth||November 22nd, 1995|
|Date of Death||October 3rd, 2018|
|Height||In Centimetres – 178 cm|
In Feet and Inches – 5’9’’
|Weight||In Kilograms – 93 Kgs|
In Pounds – 205 pounds
|Profession||Footballer (Running Back)|
|School||Easley High School|
|Fathers Name||Charlie Fuller Sr.|
|Mothers Name||Christie Sutton Fuller|
|Brothers||Christopher B. Fuller|
|Sister||Sydney B. Fuller|
Career / Fashion And Style
What can be said as an achievement in college football, throughout his college career, CJ scored 599 rushing yards with 4 touchdowns on 147 carries along with 18 receptions for 155 yards and 2 touchdowns in 488 snaps over 44 games. He got a redshirt during his career.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
|Children||Son – N/A|
Daughter – N/A
Here we provide you a list of favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Hugh Jackman|
|Favorite Actress||Cate Blanchett|
|Favorite Colour||White and Black|
|Favorite Holiday Destinations||Switzerland|
|Favorite Food||Continental Food|
|Favorite Things To Do||Travelling and Fishing|
Some Interesting Facts About CJ Fuller
- CJ was affiliated with National Collegiate Athletic Association.
- Popular sports websites 247sports.com and Rivals.com ranked CJ No. 19 in the list of top prospects in South Carolina.
- He helped his school make the state playoffs three consecutive years, which is the first of his kind in school history.
- CJ was active on Twitter (@cee_fuller_24) and had tweeted over 5000 times on the site since joining it in 2011. He had approximately 3000 followers who were devastated at the news of his demise.
- As a part of a controversy, CJ was arrested with teammate Jadar Johnson in March 2018 and was charged with cases of robbery and possession of illegal weapons.