View Full Version : Yahoo News : Longtime NFL/AFL assistant Jerry Smith dead at 80 (A

08-08-2011, 09:40 PM
Jerry Smith, whose 26-year NFL coaching career included a stint as the Denver Broncos interim head coach in 1971, has died at age 80. Smith had been in declining health since suffering a heart attack four years ago. He died Saturday, said his son, Jeffrey Smith, of Dallas. Smith coached the offensive and defensive lines for 10 AFL/NFL teams from 1960-85 before serving six seasons as a scout for the...

More... (http://us.rd.yahoo.com/sports/rss/nfl/SIG=11sqp5mub/*http%3A//sports.yahoo.com/nfl/news?slug=ap-obit-jerrysmith)