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2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 4:13 pm
by Eagles One
Sam Wyche, former quarterback with the Cincinnati Bengals, Detroit Lions, Washington Redskins and St. Louis Cardinals, as well as former head coach with the Bengals and Tampa Bay Buccaneers died on January 2, at the age of 74:


https://www.wlwt.com/article/former-ben ... 4/30382591

Re: 2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 5:29 pm
by Ronfitch
Doug Hart, Packers defensive back who appeared in all 112 games with the Packers from '64 - '71, died January 1st:

https://www.packers.com/news/former-pac ... dies-at-80

Re: 2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:46 am
by nicefellow31
Eagles One wrote:Sam Wyche, former quarterback with the Cincinnati Bengals, Detroit Lions, Washington Redskins and St. Louis Cardinals, as well as former head coach with the Bengals and Tampa Bay Buccaneers died on January 2, at the age of 74:


https://www.wlwt.com/article/former-ben ... 4/30382591


My memory of him as a Redskin
https://youtu.be/8w4j4nBMcRI?t=116

Re: 2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:09 am
by BD Sullivan
Apparently former Browns/Steelers receiver Darrel (Pete) Brewster passed away on January 3:

https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/name/ ... =194924816

https://www.pro-football-reference.com/ ... ewPe00.htm

George Perles

PostPosted: Wed Jan 08, 2020 12:49 pm
by nicefellow31
George Perles, former head coach of Michigan State, and Chuck Noll's D-line coach and eventually DC passed away at age of 85. Article says he created the stunt 4-3 but I thought that was Joe Greene. Probably a collaborative effort. If anybody has an answer post it please.

https://www.freep.com/story/sports/coll ... 909366001/

Re: 2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Fri Jan 10, 2020 12:18 am
by Eagles One
Les Josephson, former running back with the Los Angeles Rams died on January 1, at the age of 77:


http://www.minneotamascot.com/news/ex-r ... phson-dies

Re: 2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:09 am
by Eagles One
Allen Brown, former tight end with the Green Bay Packers died on January 27, at the age of 76:


https://247sports.com/college/ole-miss/ ... 142821485/

Re: 2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Wed Jan 29, 2020 9:29 am
by nicefellow31
Chris Doleman, PFHOF defensive end, mainly for Minnesota Vikings, passed away at the age of 58 from cancer.
https://www.vikings.com/news/vikings-mo ... is-doleman

Re: 2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Wed Jan 29, 2020 5:47 pm
by Eagles One
Larry Eisenhauer, former defensive end with the Boston Patriots died on January 29, at the age of 79:


https://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2 ... ies-at-79/

Re: 2020 Obituaries

PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 1:11 am
by JohnH19
Eagles One wrote:Sam Wyche, former quarterback with the Cincinnati Bengals, Detroit Lions, Washington Redskins and St. Louis Cardinals, as well as former head coach with the Bengals and Tampa Bay Buccaneers died on January 2, at the age of 74:


https://www.wlwt.com/article/former-ben ... 4/30382591


Sam's best statistical season was as a Bengal in 1969 when he filled in for Greg Cook.