2021 has not even a very good year for professional athletes. It seems that every couple days tragedy strikes a professional sports organization when we learn that either a current or former player has passed away.
Tragedy most recently struck the Los Angeles Chargers when we learned that former defensive end Leroy Jones passed away earlier this week. You can see the part of the obituary below that highlights his NFL career in San Diego.
In other NFL news, former Chargers running back Ladainian Tomlinson turned 42 yesterday! SBNatiom wrote an article yesterday highlighting all of Tomlinson’s football accomplishments in honor of his birthday. You can check those out below: