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Don Meredith, SMU football legend, dies at age 72

 

Legendary SMU and Dallas Cowboys quarterback Don Meredith passed away Sunday at Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe, N.M. at age 72. Reports have cited a brain hemorrhage as a possible cause of death but there has been no official statement at this time.

“Don Meredith brought honor to his alma mater through his tremendous achievements as a student-athlete and then as a professional,” SMU President R. Gerald Turner said in a release. 

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