Ladd, only person in AFL, WWF halls of fame, dies
GRAMBLING, La. -- Ernie "Big Cat" Ladd, who starred in professional football and professional wrestling, has died. He was 68.
Ladd, the only person in both the American Football League and World Wrestling Federation halls of fame, died Saturday night after a long bout with cancer.
"It's a personal loss not just to our family, but to the whole
community," said Eddie Robinson Jr., whose ailing father coached
Ladd at Grambling State. "I was fortunate enough to be in high
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