Paul Hornung passes away

Paul Hornung
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The Green Bay Packers and its fans have lost another legend. Paul Hornung has passed away at the age of 84. He fought a long battle with dementia. Hornung had one storied career as both a halfback and kicker. Winner of the Heisman Trophy in 1956 while playing at Notre Dame, he went on to be selected number one overall in the 1957 NFL Draft by the Packers. "The Golden Boy" won four NFL Championships, including Super Bowl I. In 1986, he was enshrined in Canton as a Pro Football Hall-of-Famer.