From his time at Mt. Vernon High School, to the SMU Mustangs, as the first member of the Dallas Cowboys and then as a star of Monday Night Football, many North Texans have a memory of Don Meredith.
Don Meredith is being remembered today for his athleticism, his wit and his loyalty to Southern Methodist University.
Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Don Meredith has died in Santa Fe after suffering a brain hemorrhage and lapsing into a coma on Sunday. He was 72.
Former team-mate Walt Garrison, one of Meredith’s closest friends on the team, praised him for his great sense of humor and called him “a great human being”