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Former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Ron Dawson has died at the age of 87.
He died a few days after learning he had been admitted to a hospice.
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When the Kansas City Chiefs won the Super Bowl in 1970, Dawson was the MVP.
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He died accompanied by his wife Linda, KAKE reported.
In a touching tribute, Linda said: “He (Len) was a wonderful husband, father, brother and friend.
“Through his football and television career, he has made countless bonds, for which he is grateful and often overwhelmed.
“He loves Kansas City, and wherever he travels, he can’t wait to come home.”
When the Chiefs won their first Super Bowl in 1970 against the Minnesota Vikings, Dawson was the MVP.
He was the Chiefs’ starting quarterback until 1975.
Dawson was inducted into the Professional Hall of Fame in 1987 and went on to pursue a career in television and radio.
Tributes have been paid to the former footballer dozens of times.
One fan said: “RIP the late great Ron Dawson. He’s still the coolest guy in Super Bowl history.”
Another commented: “RIP Len Dawson. A true gaming giant.”
Another third said: “My heart is full of sadness.
“Len Dawson was not only my childhood hero, but also my friend. Since we met when we were six, I never imagined it would turn into a five-year friendship.
“Cool Lenny, you’ve given me as much joy as my hero, but more of a friend. RIP”
Fans called Dawson a “great player” and an “incremental part” of the Chiefs.