Comments for: Former Patriots coach Chuck Fairbanks dies of brain cancer

Posted April 02, 2013, at 6:11 p.m.

Chuck Fairbanks, who led the University of Oklahoma to three Big Eight championships but was better known for his six seasons coaching the New England Patriots, died Tuesday of brain cancer. He was 79. Fairbanks coached the once-hapless Patriots to two playoff berths and compiled a 46-40 record in New …

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