Death of Don Meredith

April 10, 1938 - December 5, 2010
Santa Fe, California | Age 72

Former Cowboys' quarterback dies after brain hemorrhage
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JAIME ARON, The Associated Press

DALLAS (AP) — Don Meredith was the happiest, most fun-loving guy wherever he went, whether crooning country tunes in the huddle as quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys or jawing with Howard Cosell in the broadcast booth as analyst on the groundbreaking "Monday Night Football."

His irreverent personality made him one of the most beloved figures in sports and entertainment in the 1970s and 1980s, helping turn the Cowboys and "Monday Night...

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