Former Green Bay Packers Player Carlos Gray Found Shot to Death in Alabama Home

FILE – This is a 2014 file photo showing former Green Bay Packers NFL football player Carlos Gray. Authorities say a former Green Bay Packers player has been found shot to death in his home in Alabama. The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office says former Packers defensive lineman Carlos Gray was found shortly before 10 p.m. Monday, April 30, 2018, near Birmingham, Alabama. The 25-year-old is a native of Pinson, Alabama. (AP Photo/File)

Former Green Bay Packers player Carlos Gray was found shot to death inside his home in Alabama.

Jefferson County authorities say former Packers lineman Carlos Gray was found shortly before 10 p.m. Monday night in his home near Birmingham, Alabama. 25-year-old Gray is a native of Pinson, Alabama.

According to Al.com, sheriff’s deputies and fire and rescue were called to the house after a friend of Gray found him wounded and unresponsive.

Gray played at North Carolina State University before signing with the Packers as a free agent in 2014. He was released in 2015 and returned home to Alabama. He leaves behind two young children.

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