Former center Morze dies

Jul 2, 2006 at 10:47 AM--


The Sports Xchange reports former San Francisco 49ers C Frank Morze died May 28 after a long battle with heart disease at the age of 73. The team drafted Morze in the second-round of the 1955 NFL Draft and served as the team's starting center for five seasons. KFFL sends its condolences to his family and friends.

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