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R.I.P. Chester McGlockton

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by rmanfredi, Nov 30, 2011.

  1. rmanfredi

    rmanfredi Active Member

  2. Piotr Rasputin

    Piotr Rasputin New Member

    As a Raider, Chester McGlockton went to the opposing (Chiefs) sideline during a game, to tell them he wanted to sign with them the following offseason.
  3. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    Here's a photo of him coaching at Stanford. Looks like he'd slimmed down quite a bit since his playing days:

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  4. Hank_Scorpio

    Hank_Scorpio Active Member

    NY Times story from a couple weeks ago on a now-retired offensive lineman and his view of what life was like in the NFL trenches.


    Covered the kid (and his coach father) a number of years ago.-
  5. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    The Kris Jenkins story is exactly what I thought of when I saw this thread.
  6. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member

    The Bay Area Newspaper Group (SJ Merc News, Contra Costa Times, Oakland Tribune) re-posted a 2008 column that discussed his post-career pain. Notably, he had lap-band surgery to lose the weight -- I don't think many doctors think that's a very good idea.


    "What's scary is I'm only 39. God forbid when I get to 50, 60. I'm just hoping I can walk."
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