MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Legendary former Dolphins running back Jim Kiick has died.
Kiick is best known for playing on the 1971 and 1972 Super Bowl teams.READ MORE: Parkland Activist Dad Fred Guttenberg Joins Anti-Gun Group
He was part of a three-headed backfield with pro football hall of fame fullback Larry Csonka and Mercury Morris.READ MORE: Keep An Eye Out For Fake GoFundMe Scams Claiming To Help Fallen Officer Yandy Chirino
After his football career, Kiick became a private investigator with the Broward Public Defenders Office.
Kiick was diagnosed with dementia and early onset Alzheimer’s several years ago.MORE NEWS: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
He passed away Saturday night at the age of 73.