Tragically, a longtime NFL executive dies at age 48.

Tragically, a longtime NFL executive dies at age 48.

Jason Jenkins, the vice president, passed away abruptly at the age of 48, the Dolphins said.

"Trailblazer. Champion. Kind. We are devastated to report the passing of Dolphins SVP of Communications and Community Affairs Jason Jenkins "The Dolphins made the announcement on Saturday night.

Since 2009, Jenkins had been a member of the group. In 2009, Jason Jenkins started working for the Miami Dolphins, and in 2015, 

he was promoted to Senior Vice President of Communications and Community Affairs. Jenkins is in charge of the company's front-facing brands,

which include the Dolphins, Hard Rock Stadium, and the Formula One Crypto.com Miami Grand Prix as well as media relations, social media, and community outreach initiatives 

Miami made the announcement during the exhibition matchup with Philadelphia.