NFL legend Deacon Jones dies at 74

June 7, 2013   // 0 Comments

by ESPN.com news services David "Deacon" Jones, the Hall of Fame defensive end credited with terming the word "sack" for how he knocked down quarterbacks, has died. The Washington Redskins said that Jones died of natural causes at his home in Southern California on Monday night. He was 74. "Deacon Jones was one of the greatest players in NFL history. Off the field, he was a true giant," said Red...

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