Los Angeles Chargers Guard Fred Cole Passes Away

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I received an email this morning from the granddaughter of former Los Angeles Chargers guard, Fred Cole.  She said that Fred has passed away on Friday, October 11.  An obituary will follow.

I have added my interview with Fred Cole to the site.  It can be found HERE.

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Todd Tobias's interest in the American Football League began in 1998, when he wrote my master's thesis about Sid Gillman. He created this site to educate and entertain football fans with the stories of the American Football League, 1960-1969. You can follow Todd and get more AFL history on Twitter @TalesfromtheAFL.

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One Response to Los Angeles Chargers Guard Fred Cole Passes Away

  1. billd says:

    Fred played in era before the big money. Excellent athletes who were smart like Fred during that time looked at other options in life. Fred prepared himself well. His family can be proud of him.

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