Ex-Packer Gale Gillingham dies at 67

Updated: October 21, 2011, 12:49 PM ET
Associated Press

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Former Green Bay Packers guard Gale Gillingham died at his home in Minnesota while lifting weights, his son said Friday. He was 67.

Wade Gillingham said the former Pro Bowler appeared to have had a heart attack Thursday at his home in Little Falls, but his family doesn't have confirmation on a cause of death.

Gillingham, inducted into the Packers Hall of Fame in 1982, was Green Bay's first-round draft choice and 13th overall in 1966 from the University of Minnesota. ...

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