Found October 03, 2013 on Fox Sports:
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Former Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver shot himself in front of his wife and two young sons when he committed suicide last week in his Georgia home, CNN reported. The 29-year-old hadn't played since 2011 and was depressed over the end of his career and marital problems, his wife said. She told police that they got into an argument on Sept. 24. Oliver had been drinking, she said, and shoved her. She took her sons, ages 2 and 1, out for a walk, but when she returned the argument resumed. Oliver then ran up the stairs and returned with a gun, saying he was "going to do it in front of her." He fired a shot into the ceiling, then shot himself in the head. Chelsea Oliver said her husband had talked about ending his life before but never was specific and she never called the police. Oliver's family has not commented. "Everyone in the Chargers family is sad today after hearing the news about Paul," the team said last week. "He was part of our family ...
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