Mourning and shock in the world of American football and sports in general in the United States. The Baltimore Ravens, an NFL team, announced this Wednesday that their player Jaylon Ferguson He passed away suddenly at the age of 26, very hard news and very difficult for his colleagues and family to assimilate.
“We are deeply saddened by the tragic passing of Jaylon Ferguson. He was a kind and respectful young man with a big smile and an infectious personality.” It is part of the message that the team shared through their social networks. “We extend our deepest condolences to Jaylon’s family and friends as we mourn the loss of a life too soon,” she adds.
His agent broke the news
The player’s agent Safarrah Lawson, was the first to broadcast the news this Wednesday through his Twitter account: “It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of linebacker Jaylon Ferguson of the Baltimore Ravens. The family asks for his prayers and privacy during this difficult time. “He was a wonderful young man full of love and life. He will be remembered not only as a great soccer player, but as a great father, son, brother and friend. The family asks for his continued prayers,” Lawson added.
Jaylon Ferguson, in three years with the Baltimore Ravens, had played 38 games and received a lot of praise last season, even contending to be a starter. A young athlete who had his whole life ahead of him and who has sadly left his family and friends too soon. Neither the club nor the authorities have revealed the causes of death, but several US media are considering the hypothesis of a drug overdose. “I can say that we don’t rule anything out,” Baltimore police spokeswoman Lindsey Eldridge said. “We did not determine the cause of death, but We consider the possibility that it could be an overdose.”