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Mon May 2, 2011

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Tulsa, OK – Former NFL player from Tulsa shot in back

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Former NFL player R.W. McQuarters has been shot in the back in his hometown of Tulsa.

Police say McQuarters was leaving a friend's house in north Tulsa on Saturday afternoon and had started to drive away when he was shot by a man wearing a ski mask.

Police say McQuarters was hit once in the upper back and was taken to a local hospital by ambulance. His condition is not known.

McQuarters starred at Booker T. Washington High School and played for the Oklahoma State Cowboys before starting his NFL career. He most recently played with the New York Giants, with whom he won a Super Bowl title in 2008.