NFL Legend QB Bart Starr Dies at Age 85, Led Packers to 6 Division Titles, 5 NFL Championships

(FOX NEWS) – Legendary Green Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr died Sunday at the age of 85, according to the team.

The Packers announced Starr, a catalyst of Vince Lombardi’s powerhouse teams of the 1960s, died in Birmingham, Ala., citing his family.

He had been in failing health since suffering a serious stroke in 2014.

“We are saddened to note the passing of our husband, father, grandfather and friend, Bart Starr,” family members said in a statement.

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