Pat Tillman would have turned 30 in November.
Pat (left) and his brother Kevin were deployed to Saudi Arabia for the U.S. invasion of Iraq in March 2003.
The Arizona Cardinals retired Tillman's number on Sept. 19, 2004.
Tillman turned down a three-year, $3.6 million contract offer from Arizona to join the Army Rangers.
Tillman played four seasons with the Cardinals after being taken with the 226th pick in the 1998 draft.
Tillman enlisted in the Army in May 2002, in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Tillman played his college ball at Arizona State, where he was an outstanding linebacker.
Shortly after his graduation from Army Ranger training in Georgia, Tillman was deployed to Afghanistan to battle the Taliban.
More than a month after Tillman's death, the Pentagon disclosed that he had died as a result of friendly fire.
Tillman was voted the Pac-10 Defensive Player of the Year his senior season.