RIP Sam Huff, the Coal Miner’s Son Who Stopped Jim Brown. (Rats.)

When I was a kid discovering sports, Sam Huff was one of the first football players who seemed to have both great skill and a real identity under that uniform and helmet.

David Hinckley wrote for the New York Daily News for 35 years. Now he drives his wife crazy by randomly quoting Bob Dylan and “Casablanca.”