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Mike Heimerdinger, 58

Photograph By AP Photo/Wade Payne

Heimerdinger coordinated back-to-back championship offenses in Denver and coached a co-MVP in Steve McNair while at Tennessee. His career also included a season as QB coach at North Texas State in 1982. He died of a rare form of cancer on Sept. 30.