Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Bubba Smith, R. I. P.

Sporting News: "Former NFL defensive star Bubba Smith, who found a successful second career as an actor, died Wednesday in Los Angeles at age 66."

Hat tip to Jeff Meyerson.

2 comments:

George said...

Bubba Smith made a movie career out of his role in the POLICE ACADEMY series after his NFL years. Sad that he died at 66. That's seems young to me.

Unknown said...

Seems as if a lot of those NFL players die at an early age.