Bobby Bowden, Led Florida State Football Dynasty, Dies at 91
Bobby Bowden announced on July 21 he had a terminal illness that Terry Bowden later said was pancreatic cancer.
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Bobby Bowden, the folksy Hall of Fame coach who built Florida State into an unprecedented college football dynasty, has died. He was 91. Bobby’s son, Terry, confirmed to The Associated Press that his father died at home in Tallahassee, Florida, surrounded by family early on the morning of Aug. 8, 2021. “It was truly peaceful,” Terry Bowden said in a text message to The AP. Bobby Bowden announced on July 21 he had a terminal…