Former NFL player #VincentJackson was found dead on Monday.
The former recipient of Buccaneers and Chargers checked into Homewood Suites on Jan. 11 and has been there ever since, @wfla reports.
He was reported missing on February 10th. A few days later, authorities located Jackson at the hotel and spoke to him. After his welfare was assessed, the missing persons case was canceled.
Jackson was later found at the hotel by a housekeeper two days later.
“My heart aches for the many loved ones Vincent Jackson leaves behind, from his wife and children to the Buccaneers nation who adored him,” Sheriff Chad Chronister said in a statement. “Mr. Jackson was a devoted man who put his family and community above all else.”
According to the authorities, no trauma was found. The cause of death has yet to be determined. Many remembered the player on social media.
ESPN co-host Field Yates tweeted, “While many will remember Vincent Jackson as a three-time Pro Bowl WR who had many great moments on the field for the Chargers and Bucs, he also made a massive final impression off the field . His @ JIA83Foundation has done a great job helping military families. REST IN PEACE.”
He continued, “And what made Vincent Jackson so special on the field was that he was a vertical receiver that a QB could rely on to always play in a competitive catch situation. We have seen it with him and Philip Rivers so many times. “
The 38-year-old was a three-time pro bowler and played 12 seasons in the NFL from 2005 to 2016. It is also reported that, according to Yahoo! During his career, he recorded six 1000-yard reception campaigns, scoring 540 catches for 9,080 yards and 57 touchdowns. Sports.
Please keep his family in your prayers, Roomies.
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