Jovan Belcher

 

 

Age: 25

 

Summary: professional football linebacker who played for the Kansas City Chiefs and was considered as one of the best small-school prospects, but was not selected in the 2009 NFL Draft and was expected to move outside linebacker in the NFL, where he later continued as a starter in the 2011 NFL season recording 61 tackles and 26 assists.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: July 24, 1987

 

Died: December 1, 2012

 

Location: Kansas City, Missouri