Tyler Patmon is alive and well.
Rumors of Tyler's death started when Jeremy Smith tweeted out "RIP Tyler Patmon! Damn! Wth that's so crazy"
It appears that Jeremy was fed some bad information. He has since deleted the tweet, but here's how the rumor played out on Twitter.
Woa RT @Gold_Mine31: RIP Tyler Patmon! Damn! Wth that's so crazy— Carson Cunningham (@KOCOCarson) March 6, 2014
Former OSU RB Jeremy Smith saying former CB Tyler Patmon passed away in his sleep due to heart attack. Unbelievably sad.— Brendon Morris (@brendon_wm) March 6, 2014
I just got off the phone with "Tyler Patmon" smh at people these day startin rumors— Justin Gilbert (@JGil_4) March 6, 2014
Say i don't know what ppl talking bout but my boy tyler patmon ain't dead he sitting here playing 2k with me— Joe Adams (@JoeAdams_3) March 6, 2014
False information given to me I apologize this is not true!— Jeremy X (@Gold_Mine31) March 6, 2014