Former Supplemental draft pick Paul Oliver is dead at the age of 29. Oliver becomes the second former San Diego Charger to kill himself in two years (The other was Junior Seau). Oliver spent his college career at the University of Georgia. He declared for the supplemental draft in 2007 after being ruled academically ineligible, and the Chargers took him with their fourth-round pick. He played with the Chargers for four years as a reserve, recording four interceptions, 96 tackles and 11 passes defended.
Statement from Paul Oliver’s family: “We appreciate all the thoughts and prayers. We request privacy in the wake of this tragic loss.”