Ravens of Baltimore LB At age 26, Jaylon Ferguson passes away

Outside linebacker Jaylon Ferguson of the Baltimore Ravens passed away on Wednesday at the age of 26.

The unfortunate death of Jaylon Ferguson leaves us deeply heartbroken "in a statement, the group claimed. "He was a good-natured, courteous young man with a contagious smile.

We mourn a life gone far too young and send our sincere sympathies to Jaylon's family and friends.

There were no obvious evidence of trauma or suspicion of foul play, according to Baltimore Police. The medical examiner's office received Ferguson's body, where a cause of death will be determined.

Ferguson, who was dubbed "Sack Daddy" after graduating from Louisiana Tech, has 45 career sacks, which is the most in FBS history. He had 67 tackles and 4.5 sacks in three NFL seasons.