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Ex-punter Dave Jennings dies at 61

Updated: June 19, 2013, 3:31 PM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk and Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Dave Jennings, perhaps the New York Giants' best punter ever, died on Wednesday morning after a long bout with Parkinson's disease.

Jennings, who turned 61 on June 8, had suffered from Parkinson's since 1996.

"Dave Jennings was one of the all-time great Giants," said Giants co-owner and team president John Mara in a team release. "He was a valued member of the Giants family for more than 30 years as a player and a broadcaster, and we were thrilled to include him ...

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