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Old 11-13-2013, 11:58 AM   #1
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Default Former Raiders star Todd Christensen dead at 57

how sad. i always liked him as a player and broadcaster. he was a great commentator on the raider's last "Americas Game" on NFLN.

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Former NFL tight end and broadcaster Todd Christensen died Wednesday morning in Salt Lake City due to complications from surgery, according to BYU, Christensen's alma mater.

He was 57.

Christensen had fought liver disease and other illnesses in recent years,
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Default Re: Former Raiders star Todd Christensen dead at 57

RIP

I enjoyed his thoughtful commentary when he did NFL games in contrast to a lot of the clowning that is on TV today

Far too young
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Default Re: Former Raiders star Todd Christensen dead at 57

great player and tv personality ...RIP todd
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Default Re: Former Raiders star Todd Christensen dead at 57

It's sad enough when the players you grew up watching and/or admiring retire, it's another level worse when they pass.

May another member of the NFL's 'golden era' R.I.P.
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