Tarvaris Jackson death has shocked America.The NFL quaterback died in a car accident in Alabama on Sunday night at the age of 36.
Reports says Jackson was killed when the car he was driving,a 2012 Chevrolet Camaro,hit a tree when it veered of the road and overturned" .
The quarter back who had played for Minnesota Vikings and Seattle Seahawks,was then rushed to a hospital but was pronounced dead.
In 10 years,he had scored 45 touchdowns.
Announcing his passing on social media,the Vikings wrote-
"Our entire Vikings family is saddened by the news of Tarvaris Jackson being taken from us too soon,One of Tarvaris' greatest attributes was his positive outlook and approach. He genuinely cared about others, was a good friend and will be missed by family, teammates, and Vikings fans everywhere."
He is survived by his wife Lakitta and three children, Tarvaris, Takayla and Tyson.
Here are some reactions from team mates and well wishers.