Updated: Miami Dolphins SVP Jason Jenkins, 47, Died from Blood Clot

Senior Vice-President of Communications passed away at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami.

UPDATE: Initial reports were that Jenkins died of a heart attack. A medical examiner has since said that he died of a blood clot that traveled from his leg to his heart.

The Dolphins announced the death of their exec at half-time.

Jenkins had been a senior VP since 2015 and worked for the Dolphins since 2009. He graduated from Texas Tech with a bachelor’s degree in journalism in 1997.

His final tweet, a retweet, was made at 4:00 PM UTC.

Jason Jenkins last tweet

The Dolphins posted the announcemnt of his death at 12:35 AM UTC.

Miami Dolphins on Twitter

Jenkins is survived by his wife, Elizabeth, and three children: Liya, Aiden, and Sloane. Aiden is autistic.

His father-in-law Bill McKinney, husband of Pok-hui, Elizabeth’s mom, posted about himself getting a booster of synthetic COVID mRNA on June 11 this year.

RIP Jason L Jenkins (October 30, 1979 – August 27, 2022)