Former Bucs player Vincent Jackson found dead in Brandon hotel room
TAMPA (WFLA) — Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and San Diego Chargers wide receiver Vincent Jackson was found dead Monday at a hotel room in Brandon, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies said 38-year-old Jackson, who was a South Tampa resident, checked in to the Homewood Suites at 10240 Palm River Road in Brandon on Jan. 11 and had been staying there since then.
Jackson’s family reported him missing on Feb. 10. Two days later, deputies with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office found Jackson at the hotel he was staying and spoke with him.
After assessing Jackson’s well-being, the missing persons case was canceled.
Jackson was then found dead around 11:30 a.m. Monday…