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via Wkyc:

Bobby Mitchell, whose illustrious NFL career began as a star halfback for the Browns, died Sunday at the age of 84.

The Pro Football Hall of Fame confirmed Mitchell’s death, with President and CEO David Baker releasing the following statement:

“The entire Pro Football Hall of Fame family mourns the passing of Bobby Mitchell. The Game lost a true legend today. Bobby was an incredible player, a talented executive and a real gentleman to everyone with whom he worked or competed against. His wife Gwen and their entire family remain in our thoughts and prayers. The Hall of Fame will forever keep his legacy alive to serve as inspiration to future generations.”

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