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Harry Carson Says NFL Players Didn’t Know Long-Term Danger of Concussions, Won’t Let Grandson Play Football

Former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver died Sept. 25 of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. That evening, Hall of Famer Harry Carson spoke at a WGBH event previewing PBS’ new Frontline film, League of Denial: The NFL’s Concussion Crisis, which documents the NFL’s neglect on concussion issues over the last two decades. Carson, a former New York Giants linebacker, linked...
Via NESN.com
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Oliver killed himself in front of family

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...
Via Fox Sports
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Charger killed himself in front of his wife and children

As a federal law enforcement officer, I couldn’t imagine something to this nature.  Paul Oliver was a former supplemental draft pick for the San Diego Chargers, who killed himself last week. The Police report was a fascinating one, which is just wrong and horrible, especially for the family.  The report that both Oliver and his […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 02, 2013  |  1 Comment

Paul Oliver, Former Chargers Defensive Back, Commits Suicide at Age 29

MARIETTA, Ga. — Former San Diego Chargers and University of Georgia defensive back Paul Oliver committed suicide at his Atlanta-area home, a medical examiner said Wednesday. The 29-year-old Oliver was found dead Tuesday night in Marietta, about 20 miles northwest of Atlanta, Cobb County Medical Examiner’s investigator Tim Weaver said. Oliver died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound...
Via NESN.com
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

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...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL player Oliver commits suicide

A medical examiner near Atlanta says former San Diego Chargers safety Paul Oliver has committed suicide. Cobb County investigators say the 29-year-old Oliver was found dead Tuesday night at his home in Marietta, about 20 miles northwest of downtown Atlanta. Police say Oliver died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. In a statement, Chargers officials said Oliver was a 2007 fourth...
Via AP on Fox
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver committed suicide

According to a report by USA TODAY Sports, another NFL player has committed suicide. Former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver died on Tuesday after shooting himself back in [...]
Via 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL player Paul Oliver commits suicide in Ga.

A medical examiner near Atlanta says former San Diego Chargers safety Paul Oliver has committed suicide. Cobb County investigators say the 29-year-old Oliver was found dead Tuesday night at his home in Marietta, about 20 miles northwest of downtown Atlanta. Police say Oliver died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. In a statement, Chargers officials said Oliver was a 2007 fourth...
Via AP on Fox
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Oliver commits suicide

Former San Diego Chargers DB Paul Oliver has committed suicide at age 29, according to a report by the San Diego Union-Tribune. The Chargers acknowledged his death in a statement on Wednesday. "Everyone in the Chargers family is sad today after hearing the news about Paul," the team said. "He was part of our family for five years. At just 29 years old, he still had...
Via Fox Sports
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia DB Paul Oliver dies at age 29

Former University of Georgia cornerback Paul Oliver died in an apparent suicide on Tuesday evening. Oliver was 29 years old. Details are few, but his death was confirmed by the Oliver family on Wednesday afternoon in a statement to the San Diego Tribune: We appreciate all the thoughts and prayers. We request privacy in the wake of this tragic loss. The newspaper reported on Wednesday...
Via Fox Sports South
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Oliver commits suicide

Former San Diego Chargers DB Paul Oliver has committed suicide at age 29, according to a report by the San Diego Union-Tribune.
Via FOXSports.com
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Paul Oliver, Former San Diego Chargers Safety, Found Dead

Over sixteen months after the shocking suicide of legendary linebacker Junior Seau, another devastating loss has rocked the Chargers franchise.Paul Oliver, 29, a Georgia alum who played four seasons with the San Diego Chargers, was found dead on Wednesday.Details aren't fully known or verified, but initial word from Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union Tribune is that it was a suicide...
Via Football Nation
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Chargers Cornerback, Dead at 29

Sad news across the National Football League today: Paul Oliver, former Chargers cornerback, has committed suicide. According to …
Via On Her Game
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia Bulldogs and Charger Star Reportedly Takes His Own Life

Former NFL player Paul Oliver is dead tragically at the age of 29 years old. Paul Oliver played with the Chargers for the entirety of his five-year NFL career which ended after the 2011 season. The San Diego Chargers organization was sadden in May of 2012 when legendary and hall of fame linebacker Junior Seau took his own life and Sadly, it appears that history has repeated itself...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Charger Paul Oliver has committed suicide at 29

In what is truly sad news former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver 29 has taken his own life. Paul Oliver played with the Chargers for the entirety of his five year NFL career which ended after the 2011 season. He was by all accounts a good person. Our hearts go out his friends and family. Oliver was perhaps most famous for containing the great Calvin Johnson during...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, in reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, in reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, in reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, in reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Georgia star Paul Oliver passes away at age of 29, in reported suicide

Former Georgia Bulldogs and San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver has died. According to reports, Oliver has tragically taken his own life.
Via Gamedayr
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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