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Thousands celebrate life of Blue Valley football coach Eric Driskell

Some 3,000 attended the celebration of life for Blue Valley High football coach Eric Driskell, who died earlier this week after suffering a brain aneurysm.

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Eric Driskell's nephew, wife speak at memorial: 'The guy was so much bigger than football'

Family and friends gathered to celebrate life of Eric Driskell, the Blue Valley High school football coach who died Wednesday after a ruptured brain aneurysm, at Church of the Resurrection on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Leawood, Kansas.
Shane Keyser The Kansas City Star
Eric Driskell's nephew, wife speak at memorial: 'The guy was so much bigger than football' 3:11

Eric Driskell's nephew, wife speak at memorial: 'The guy was so much bigger than football'

Blue Valley football coach Eric Driskell on life support 1:00

Blue Valley football coach Eric Driskell on life support

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