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Bob Jeter, 71; football star for Iowa Hawkeyes, Green Bay Packers

Bob Jeter, a former University of Iowa halfback who was named most valuable player of the 1959 Rose Bowl and went on to play defensive back for the Green Bay Packers, died of a heart attack Thursday at his home in Chicago. He was 71 and had undergone prostate surgery the previous week. Jeter's son Rob is the men's basketball coach at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Jeter's brother Tony played tight end for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and his nephew Gary was a defensive lineman for USC as well as the New York Giants and Los Angeles Rams. Bob Jeter, 6 feet 1 and 200 pounds, played on the Green Bay teams that won the National Football League championship in 1965 and the...

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