Marlin Briscoe's Death From An Illness
Marlin Briscoe died on June 27, 2022, due to an illness caused by pneumonia at the age of 76. He was the first Black starting QB in the American Football League AFL history.
Briscoe took his last breath at a hospital in Norwalk, California. He had been in hospital for circulation issues in his legs. His daughter Angela Mariott announced the legendary football player's death.
The Omaha, Nebraska native, nicknamed "the Magician," passed away in a hospital in California. His death is mourned by the NFL and all the sporting world.