HOF Y. A. Tittle died

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  1. LSUDieHard

    LSUDieHard Founding Member

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    LSU and NFL great Tittle passed at age 90. RIP
     
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    GregLSU LSUFANS.com

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    R.I.P. to a Tiger Legend.
     
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    Sad to learn. Fewer of the really old guard left. My mother taught him Books & Libraries at LSU.
     
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    Pjoe Formally Known as $TigerFan$

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    RIP Y.A.
    May his legacy continue to be spoken among Tigers everywhere!!!
     
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    stevescookin Certified Who Dat

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    I'm gonna do what none of the rest of you did...name my next son Yelverton !!!

    RIP Mr Tittle. God be with you !!!
     
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    Yelverton Abraham.
     
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    stevescookin Certified Who Dat

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    Just texted my son....a student at LSU, I told him I almost named him Yelverton Herbert and he owes me big time.

    Waiting for him to text me back..."who's that" ?? Damn millenials. Lol
     
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    stevescookin Certified Who Dat

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    You know, Y. A. Tittle played with Ray Coates of Jesuit High...my alma mater. Mr. Coates taught me math and coached the football team. We ran the old single wing.

    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray_Coates
     
  10. stevescookin

    stevescookin Certified Who Dat

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    Another great contemporary from New Orleans (via Hondouras) was Steve Van Buren. My dad told me there were salacious rumors about him in high school that he was black. (They lived in the same neighborhood)

    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Van_Buren
     

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