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Ollie Matson dies at 80; NFL Hall of Famer played on some of the worst Rams teams
Ollie Matson dies at 80; NFL Hall of Famer played on some of the worst Rams teams

Ollie Matson, a remarkably versatile football player who had the misfortune during a 14-year career in the National Football League to play on mostly bad teams, among them some of the worst Los Angeles Rams clubs in history — and made it to the Hall of Fame anyway — has died. He was 80. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Ollie Matson: In the obituary of Hall of Fame football player Ollie Matson in the Feb. 20 LATExtra section, the last name of his former college teammate Bob St. Clair was misspelled as St. Claire. — -------------------- Matson died of respiratory failure Saturday at his Los Angeles home, said his nephew, Art Thompson III. He had been in home hospice...

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