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10-28-2016, 11:58 AM
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Former NFL head coach Marty Schottenheimer, whose career reached nearly 350 games with four different teams, has been battling Alzheimer’s disease for five years, according to Tony Grossi of ESPNCleveland.com. “He’s in the best of health, [but] sometimes he just doesn’t remember everything,” said Pat Schottenheimer, Marty’s wife of 48 years. “He functions extremely well,…
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10-28-2016, 12:57 PM
That's a shame. My Father died of Alzheimer's and it a tough way to go...especially for the people around you. Be well Marty. You gave us some fun years and as long as there are Chiefs fans you will be well-remembered.

10-28-2016, 02:09 PM
What a Chiefs Legend

10-28-2016, 03:37 PM
Yes he gave me some of the best years as a kc fan.. 😔😔🙏🏻🙏🏻 To his family

10-28-2016, 08:26 PM
I am so sorry to hear this. I will remember him as one of the best Chief's coaches. You really believed in him.

11-01-2016, 10:32 AM
Marty definitely deserves to be in the HOF. If anything for all the players and coaches that he developed over the years. It's terrible that he has gotten Alzheimer's.