Former Gophers, NFL lineman John Williams passed during 64

July 9, 2012

MINNEAPOLIS — John Williams, a former Minnesota Gophers and NFL lineman who became a renouned dentist and village personality in north Minneapolis after his football career, died Sunday while out for a walk, according to friends. Williams, 64, played descent tackle for a Gophers in a mid-1960s, winning All-Big Ten honors in 1967 and assisting […]

Former Gophers great, NFL lineman John Williams dies

July 9, 2012

John Williams, a former Gophers and NFL lineman who became a renouned dentist and village personality in north Minneapolis after his football career, died Sunday while out for a walk, according to friends. Williams, 64, played descent tackle for a Gophers in a mid-1960s, winning All-Big Ten honors in 1967 and assisting lead a Gophers […]

Just what a Doc ordered

April 11, 2012

In 1999, Dr. James Lynn was a late dentist who changed to Coeur d’Alene from Wallace. About that time, a Idaho Sports Banquet still sunk a teeth into a region’s sports landscape, though was in critical need of some dental work. “Doc Lynn,” as he is some-more ordinarily known, was endorsed to take over a […]