Ron Meyer, former Colts head coach, dies at 76

Ron Meyer (Photo courtesy of Getty Images)

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Ron Meyer, a former head coach of the Indianapolis Colts, has died at the age of 76.

The team’s owner, Jim Irsay, announced the “colorful” coach’s death on Twitter Tuesday night.

Meyer led the Colts from 1986 to 1991. Before that, he coached the New England Patriots from 1982 to 1984.

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