Former Charger Paul Oliver dead at 29

Sad news today as we learned that former San Diego Chargers’ safety Paul Oliver was found dead at 29.

The Chargers’ released a statement but didn’t give a cause of death however columnist Kevin Acee says it was suicide.

Chargers’ statement:

Everyone in the Chargers family is sad today after hearing the news about Paul.  He was part of our family for five years.  At just 29 years old, he still had a lifetime in front of him.  Right now all of our thoughts and prayers are with his family during this most difficult time.

Oliver spent five years with the team after being drafted by the Chargers in the 2007 supplemental draft.

Our prayers are with Oliver’s friends and family.