What is Ray Guy Cause of Death?


American punter William Ray Guy played in the National Football League for the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders from December 22, 1949 through November 3, 2022.

When the Oakland Raiders picked Guy with the 23rd overall pick in the 1973 NFL Draft, he had already been selected as an undisputed All-American as a senior at the University of Southern Mississippi.


Guy was the first pure punter to ever be selected in the first round of the NFL Draft. 2014 saw Guy become a member of the College Football Hall of Fame as well as the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Guy, an eight-time NFL All-Pro, is regarded as the best punter of all time.


What is Ray Guy Cause of Death?

The University of Southern Mississippi reports that Guy passed away on November 3, 2022, at the age of 72, following a protracted illness.

Guy filed for bankruptcy on August 14, 2011, which resulted in him having to sell his Super Bowl rings.

The rings’ auction price of $96,216 was slightly surpassed by the final bid of $96,216.

Who is Ray Guy?

Guy was a four-sport star at Thomson High School in Thomson, Georgia. In addition to kicking and punting, Guy played quarterback, safety, linebacker, and tailback while guiding Thomson to the Georgia Class A state football championships in 1967 and 1968.

In 1968, Guy averaged 49.7 yards per punt. Guy, who had no practice the day after the 1968 state championship football game, scored 39 points while playing basketball for Thomson.

Guy pitched a 15-inning, shutout game for Thomson in baseball during the 1969 state playoff semifinals.

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