Baltimore Ravens LB Jaylon Ferguson dies at age 26

Born Dec. 14, 1995, in St. Francisville, Louisiana, Ferguson played high school football and basketball at West Feliciana. At Louisiana Tech, his 45 sacks were one better than another Ravens linebacker, Terrell Suggs, achieved at Arizona State

Ferguson, nicknamed “Sack Daddy,” was drafted by the Ravens in the third round in 2019 and played his whole pro career with them. He appeared in 38 games and had 4 1/2 sacks.

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Jaylon Ferguson died at 26 years old, the team announced Wednesday morning.

Mayor Brandon M. Scott released the following statement in response to the deaths of two members of the Baltimore Ravens family, Jaylon Ferguson and Tony Siragusa.

Ferguson was found dead Tuesday night in Baltimore's Harwood neighborhood.

Siragusa, a member of the Ravens team that won the Superbowl in 2000, died Wednesday.