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FILE – This Sept. 30, 2019, file photo, Pro Football Hall of Fame outside linebacker Kevin Greene stands on the sideline during the warm up before an NFL soccer game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals at the Pittsburgh Hall of Fame linebacker Greene, who is considered one of the sharpest pass – Rushers in NFL history has died He was 58 years old Greene died on Monday, December 21, 2020, the family confirmed, as did the Pro Football Hall of Fame (AP Photo / Gene J. Puskar, file)

FILE – This Sept. 30, 2019, file photo, Pro Football Hall of Fame outside linebacker Kevin Greene stands on the sideline during the warm up before an NFL soccer game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals at the Pittsburgh Hall of Fame linebacker Greene, who is considered one of the sharpest pass – Rushers in NFL history has died He was 58 years old Greene died on Monday, December 21, 2020, the family confirmed, as did the Pro Football Hall of Fame (AP Photo / Gene J. Puskar, file)

PITTSBURGH (AP) â ???? Hall of Fame linebacker Kevin Greene, considered one of the hottest pass rushers in NFL history, has died. He was 58 years old

“The Entire Family of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Mourns Kevin Greene,” Hall of Fame President and CEO David Baker said in a statement Monday I viewed him as a personal friend and a true Hall in all respects of Famer He had the most incredible can-do attitude of anyone I have ever met. He was a great player, but beyond that, he was a great manâ ????

A two-time All-Pro and five-time Pro Bowl selection, Greene finished his career with 160 sacks, taking third place in league history behind Bruce Smith (200) and Reggie White (198) He also had 23 forced fiddles and five interceptions

He played 15 seasons in the NFL for four teams: the Los Angeles Rams (1985-1992), Pittsburgh Steelers (1993-1995), Carolina Panthers (1996, 1998-99) and the San Francisco 49ers.He was in 1994 and 1996 All-Pro

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Kevin Greene

World News – US – HOF Linebacker, Pass Rush Great Kevin Greene dead at 58

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