2014 Deaths - Continued

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Postby LJP » Sat Nov 15, 2014 10:00 am

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Re: 2014 Deaths - Continued

Postby BD Sullivan » Mon Nov 24, 2014 6:00 pm

Larry Kelm, who played seven seasons in the NFL from 1987-93, died this weekend in a hunting accident at the age of 49. He spent his first six seasons with the Rams before one more season with the Niners:

http://www.caller.com/sports/college/ag ... 9_96059688

http://www.pro-football-reference.com/p ... lmLa20.htm
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Re: 2014 Deaths - Continued

Postby BD Sullivan » Wed Dec 03, 2014 11:28 pm

Pete Rodriguez, who was one of the first Hispanic coaches in the NFL and coached with five different NFL teams, the USFL and CFL, died on Sunday from complications after surgery:

http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/2014/12/ ... iguez.html
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Re: 2014 Deaths - Continued

Postby BD Sullivan » Thu Dec 04, 2014 10:47 am

Jim Swink, who played in five games for the AFL Dallas Texans in 1960, died yesterday at the age of 78:

http://www.foxsports.com/college-footba ... ies-120314

http://www.pro-football-reference.com/p ... inJi00.htm
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Re: 2014 Deaths - Continued

Postby Rupert Patrick » Thu Dec 04, 2014 11:27 pm

Bryan Burwell, former Inside the NFL correspondent and TNT NFL sideline reporter, has passed away. He also appeared occasionally on ESPN Sports Reporters and was a newspaper sports columnist for many years.

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/obit ... a7ae1.html
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Re: 2014 Deaths - Continued

Postby BD Sullivan » Mon Dec 08, 2014 4:13 pm

Charlie Flowers who played with the Chargers and Titans from 1960-62, died last night at the age of 77:

http://www.clarionledger.com/story/olem ... /20072375/

http://www.pro-football-reference.com/p ... owCh00.htm
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Re: 2014 Deaths - Continued

Postby SixtiesFan » Mon Dec 08, 2014 6:17 pm

BD Sullivan wrote:Charlie Flowers who played with the Chargers and Titans from 1960-62, died last night at the age of 77:

http://www.clarionledger.com/story/olem ... /20072375/

http://www.pro-football-reference.com/p ... owCh00.htm


Charlie Flowers is supposed to have given Lance Alworth the nickname "Bambi."
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Re: 2014 Deaths - Continued

Postby BD Sullivan » Tue Dec 09, 2014 1:31 am

Former NFL assistant Anthero "Nick" Nicolau died on Saturday at the age of 81. He served as an assistant for 21 years:

http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/12000 ... ch-dies-81
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Postby BD Sullivan » Tue Dec 09, 2014 8:22 pm

Dave Behrman, who played with the Bills in 1963 and '65, and Broncos in '67, died at the age of 73 from pancreatic cancer:

http://www.freep.com/story/sports/colle ... /20159235/

http://www.pro-football-reference.com/p ... hrDa00.htm
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