John Mackey: 1941-2011
NFL Hall of Fame tight end John Mackey has died. He was 69.
Mackey revolutionized the tight end position during his 10-year career with the Baltimore Colts and Chargers . Mackey was the first dominant receiving tight end in league history.
Mackey made five Pro Bowls in his career. He was inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame in 1992.