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Arizona Cardinals president Michael Bidwill holds the George Halas Trophy aloft after defeating the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship game at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, January 18, 2009. The Cardinals won 32-25. (UPI Photo/Paul Connors)
Ron Smith, the former Pro Bowl kick returner for the Chicago Bears, died after a brief illness, his family said. He was 70.
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Coaches Bill Cowher, Bill Parcells and Marty Schottenheimer were listed Wednesday among the 11 first-year candidates for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
NFL Hall of Fame Chicago Bears running back George McAfee has died from undisclosed causes in Durham, N.C., at the age of 90.
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