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Deacon Jones RIP

Postby DarthMonk » Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:09 am

Hall of Fame DE Deacon Jones of famed Fearsome Foursome, who coined term ‘sack,’ dead at 74

By Associated Press, Updated: Tuesday, June 4, 4:35 AM

David “Deacon” Jones, the original sackmaster, has died.

The Hall of Fame defensive end credited with terming the word sack for how he knocked down quarterbacks, was 74. The Washington Redskins said that Jones died of natural causes at his home in Southern California on Monday night.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/re ... story.html

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Postby langleyparkjoe » Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:22 am

R.I.P. !!!!

74 is a long time, I hope he enjoyed his life after football.
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Postby Deadskins » Tue Jun 04, 2013 8:07 am

RIP Deacon.
Andre Carter wrote:Damn man, you know your football.


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Postby 1niksder » Tue Jun 04, 2013 12:01 pm

RIP Deacon
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