Originally Posted by cumberlandreds
I am sorry to hear about this. I don't really remember him as a player. The first I remember him was when he was a part of MNF with Howard Cosell and Frank Gifford. He became a good actor after his playing days. Unfortunately he has become one of the many former NFL players who developed dementia that was probably due to too many hits to the head.
I don't think he's a good poster child for post football dementia as he did an awful lot after his playing career. We should all be so lucky as to do the things he did as an actor and other things. As for him getting dementia in his 70s, OK, that happens all over America.