Passionate Fazio was a great friend

Originally Published: December 3, 2009
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

His record as an assistant and a head coach probably suggests that Foge Fazio was a good, but not necessarily a great, football coach. As a friend, however, Fazio was one of the best.

Once an assistant coach with the Falcons, Jets, Redskins, Browns and Vikings, Fazio died Wednesday evening after a long battle with leukemia. He was 71. That Fazio will be missed by his legion of close friends is a monumental understatement.

Somehow it is fitting that Fazio's passing was confirmed ...

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