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Hall Of Famer and Washington Icon Sam Huff Passes Away At 87

Sam Huff was a Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker and a four-time Pro Bowler, as well as a popular player and announcer in Washington. He passed away on Saturday. He was 87 years old.

A lawyer for the Huff family – Deborah Matthews –  told the Associated Press that he died of natural causes in Virginia.

Huff was born and raised in a West Virginia coal mining camp. He went to West Virginia University, and was an All-American offensive lineman for the Mountaineers’ football team. He was also the catcher for the baseball team.

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Throwback Thursday – Lombardi and Jurgensen Beat Noll’s Steelers

It was on this day, October 26th in 1969, that a Redskins team coached by the late, great Vince Lombardi defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 14-7.

Hall of Famer Sonny Jurgensen scored both Redskin touchdowns, one with his feet, and one with his arm. The second, a 17 yard pass to Charley Taylor.

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Categories Posted In Throwback Thursday | Washington Commanders

Q & A With Larry Brown

We here at the-Hogs.net were lucky enough to have #43 Larry Brown stop by and answer the questions posted for him by our members.

We are incredibly appreciative of his time, and his willingness to stay connected with Washington fans.

Here are the questions and answers:

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Categories Posted In Interviews | Washington Commanders | Washington History