Former NFL athlete Vincent Terrell Jackson was an American professional football player.
Former NFL athlete Vincent was born on January 14, 1983, USA. He was a very well-known personality in the football world. The way he played the NFL league was outstanding!
Jackson joined the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in March. He has set multiple records with the highest and longest play records in Tampa bay history. His career reached its ultimate high with buccaneers.
The ex NFL wideout star has left everyone in great trauma. The player was found dead at the age of 38 in a hotel room.
Former star Vincent Jackson didn’t attend his training camp for a long time. Later on, his family reported him missing. Jackson was staying at the Homewood Suites in Brandon.
The hotel staff said to the authorities that Jackson checked into the hotel on 11 January and didn’t come out since then. As time passed, Jackson’s family began worrying about him, and they filed a missing report on 10 February.
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Later on, a housekeeper from the hotel went on to check his room like the usual routine. The housekeeper found him dead in his room and immediately reported to the police authorities.
The actual cause of death is not clear, but his body showed no signs of trauma. Still, the investigation is going on. The details of the investigation were shared by officials on Twitter. They are trying their best to investigate properly and fully to put fans and his family at ease.
“During his five seasons with our franchise, Vincent was a consummate professional, who took a great deal of pride in his performance on and off the football field,” Buccaneers co-chairman Bryan Glazer said in a statement. “Vincent was a dedicated father, husband, businessman, and philanthropist, who made a deep impact on our community through his unyielding advocacy for military families, supported by the Jackson in Action 83 Foundation.”
‘’My heart aches for the many loved ones Vincent Jackson leaves behind, from his wife and children to the Buccaneers nation that adored him,” Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister said in a statement.
Jackson was not only an NFL star, but he has done some off-ground charity works as well. He made a profound impact on the community. He established a non-profit organization for military families to support them in every way possible.
He’s going to be missed by not only football fans but by everyone. He has left this world far too soon but his legacy will remain. This incredible formal player has left his family friends both on and off the field abruptly. His fans are shedding tears for him and are in shock.
“We are shocked and deeply saddened by the news of Vincent Jackson’s sudden passing,” the Chargers said in a statement. “Vincent was a fan favorite not only for his Pro Bowl play on the field but for the impact, he made on the community. The work he has done on behalf of military families through his foundation in the years since his retirement has been an inspiration to all of us.”
Vincent Jackson was one of the most respected players on his team. He retired from the NFL but has left his footprints in everyone’s hearts. A three-time professional player gone too soon. Everyone’s going to miss him and his legacy.
What an amazing person and a remarkable player he was. Sending healing prayers for the departed soul’s family!