Garo Yepremian

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Yepremian in October 2013.

Garabed Sarkis "Garo" Yepremian (June 2, 1944 – May 15, 2015) was an American football placekicker. He played in the National Football League for the Detroit Lions, Miami Dolphins, New Orleans Saints, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 1966 to 1981.

Yepremian was born in Larnaca, southern Cyprus to Armenian parents. He died from brain cancer on May 15, 2015 in Media, Pennsylvania, aged 70.[1]

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  1. "Garo Yepremian dies at 70; kicker part of undefeated Dolphins team". Los Angeles Times. May 15, 2015. Retrieved May 17, 2015.

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