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Jim McMillin, former NFL defensive back for Raiders and Broncos, dead at 83

Feb 20, 2023

Jim McMillin, a former NFL defensive back who played for the Denver Broncos and the Oakland Raiders, has died. He was 83.

The Raiders announced McMillin’s death in a statement. He was with the team in 1963 and played 14 games for them as a safety. He played in one game for the Raiders in 1964 before joining the Broncos.

"The Raiders Family mourns the passing of Jim McMillin, who played defensive back for the Silver and Black from 1963-64," the organization said in a statement Sunday.

"McMillin played five total seasons in the AFL with both Oakland and Denver, and finished his pro career with 14 interceptions. The thoughts and prayers of the Raider Nation are with Jim's wife Phyllis and the entire McMillin family at this time."

Source: Fox News

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