Baltimore Ravens LB Jaylon Ferguson dies at age 26

OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Jaylon Ferguson has died at the age of 26, the team announced Wednesday. 

"Jaylon was a good-hearted, gentle person who loved his family and his team," Ravens coach John Harbaugh said.

"He was a joy to talk with and be around every day. You always wanted to see and talk to 'Ferg.'

Our prayers and our help go to his family. Our hearts are with his Spirit. R.I.P., Jaylon."

At approximately 11:25 p.m. Tuesday, Baltimore Police said officers responded to a home in the northern district of the city,

where they found Ferguson unresponsive and being treated by medics.

Ferguson never regained consciousness and was pronounced dead on the scene by medics, according to police.

Baltimore Police said there were no signs of trauma found or foul play suspected at this time.

Ferguson's body was transported to the medical examiner's office, where a cause of death will be determined.

Investigators are not ruling out the possibility of an overdose, a police spokesperson said.