Death of Johnny Unitas

May 7, 1933 - September 11, 2002
Timonium, Maryland | Age 69

NFL Hall of Famer dies at 69
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With his trademark crewcut, drooping shoulders and crooked legs, Johnny Unitas hardly looked like the typical quarterback.

Looks, however, can be deceiving.

Unitas, a Hall of Fame player who broke nearly every NFL passing record and won three championships with the Baltimore Colts during his 18-year career, died Wednesday at 69.

"I first saw him when he was a rookie. Here was this bowlegged guy out there," former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Len Dawson said. "But...

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