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did they ever find out what actually happened to him?
Read the article.
Ed Benedict and LaBoy said the medical examiner's office in Jacksonville told them that Heath Benedict died of an enlarged heart, a condition that never had been detected. Because of Benedict's size and athleticism, and the fact that he had emerged as a possible third- or fourth-round pick, there were whispers and jokes that Benedict must have been using performance-enhancing drugs. Ed Benedict never believed the talk but said it was important that the steroids tests done after his son's death came back negative.
thanks lidbid, thats really sad, all of a sudden your kicking back on your couch relaxing with all the stress of the NFL Draft and your hard work, the next moment your heart is failing and you suddenly die.