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UK Hall of Famer, former All-American Rodger Bird dead at age 76; played for Oakland Raiders in AFL

University of Kentucky Athletics Hall of Famer Rodger Bird, an All-America halfback and member of a legendary family of Wildcats, has died at the age of 76 in Henderson. “Rodger Bird is a true Wildcat great and a Kentucky football legend,” said Mitch Barnhart, UK director of athletics. “We are proud to call him a UK Athletics Hall of Famer and thankful for all he and the entire Bird...