The team announced Wednesday morning that Baltimore Ravens linebacker Jailan Ferguson has died at the age of 26.
Ferguson, just He started his fourth NFL season After being selected by the Ravens in the third round of the 2019 Draft from Louisiana Tech.
No motive has been identified for the killings.
In a social media post, Ravens described the company as “very sad to have passed away” and Ferguson as “a kind, respectful young man with a big smile and an infectious personality.”
“We extend our heartfelt condolences to Jailan’s family and friends as we mourn the loss of his life so quickly.”
Ferguson has struggled to maintain his roster position in the Ravens this season, but a recent report follows team volunteer workouts. He was “very thin and fast” Than before.
“Jailon, right now, he’s doing a great job. He’s competing,” Defensive Coordinator Mike McDonald told Sports Illustrated. “The techniques we teach are a little different than what he’s familiar with, so it’s a bit of a learning curve for him, but if he goes fully there and rolls, I hope he’s competitive.”
Ferguson played in 38 games over three seasons and recorded 4.5 career socks.