Raiders QB Great Daryle Lamonica Has Died

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By Dan Lyons The former Oakland star was an NFL All-Pro and an AFL MVP and championship-winning quarterback. Daryle Lamonica, a former quarterback for Notre Dame, the Bills and Raiders, died Thursday, the Associated Press first reported. He was 80. Lamonica’s son Brandon told The New York Timesthat his father died in his sleep. No cause of death has been revealed, but he was not in poor health, his son said. While Lamonica played long before the modern pass-heavy version of the game, his big arm earned him the nickname “The Mad Bomber.” In 12 seasons with the Bills and Raiders, he finished wit…

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