Len Dawson, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and broadcasting legend

KANSAS CITY, Mo. Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback

and well-known radio and TV sports character

Len Dawson has kicked the bucket. He was 87.

He drove the Kansas City Chiefs to their most memorable

Super Bowl win in 1970, in any event, getting the MVP title.

"Lenny the Cool" likewise directed Chiefs fans

through their promising and less promising times

as a telecaster for over 50 years.

Dawson had entered hospice care recently.