Ferguson passed away at the age of 26 (Eric Hartline - USA Today Sports)
Ferguson passed away at the age of 26 (Eric Hartline - USA Today Sports)

Bears News: Ravens linebacker passes away


by - Senior Editor -

Heartbreaking NFL news as Baltimore Ravens linebacker Jaylon Ferguson has passed away, according to team officials.

There are currently no public details of the cause of death.

The Ravens announced the news of his passing via a statement this morning.

"We are profoundly saddened by the tragic passing of Jaylon Ferguson," the team said. "He was a kind, respectful young man with a big smile and infectious personality. We express our heartfelt condolences to Jaylon's family and friends as we mourn a life lost much too soon."

In three seasons with the Ravens, he registered 67 tackles and 4.5 sacks.

He was a third-round pick in 2019.

His agent Safarrh Lawson had the following statement.

"It's with great sadness that we announce the passing of Baltimore Ravens LB Jaylon Ferguson. The family asks for your prayers and privacy during this trying time."

Our condolences to his friends and family. He was just 26 years old.

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