WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Redskins defensive end, Stephen Bowen and Tiffany Bowen,welcomed their twin sons, Stephen and Skyler but had to go through the unspeakable pain of losing one of them.
Since both babies lungs were not fully developed, theywere rushed to the NICU and put on ventilators. They were born four months too early. Skyler weighed only 1pound 7 ounces and Stephen 1 pund6 ounces.
Skyler died10 days after the birth.
The Bowens share their story with WUSA9. Skyler's Gift Foundation helps families who have lost premature babies and supports research todeceasepremature loss.