Former NFL coach Jack Pardee dies at 76 - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Former NFL coach Jack Pardee dies at 76

HOUSTON (AP) - Jack Pardee, 1 of Bear Bryant's "Junction Boys" at Texas A&M who went on to become an All-Pro linebacker and an NFL coach, has died, University of Houston spokesman David Bassity says.

Pardee was 76.

Bassity said Monday that Pardee's son Ted confirmed the death to him.

Pardee's family announced that he had gall bladder cancer that had spread to other organs and that he had six to nine months to live in November.

Pardee was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1986.

 

Powered by WorldNow

News Channel 25 KXXV-TV
P.O. Box 2522
Waco, TX 76702

Phone Numbers:
Main: 254-754-2525
Tip Line: 254-757-2525

Links
Contact Us
KXXV Employment Opportunites
FCC Filings
Advertise on KXXV

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXXV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.