11/5/1968 - 9/6/2016
NFL Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Cary Blanchard
Cary Blanchard, a former NFL All-Pro kicker for the Indianapolis Colts, died Sept. 6, 2016, according to his wife. He was 47.
Mindi Blanchard told the news media she believed that her husband died of a heart attack. Autopsy results were not yet available.
Born Nov. 5, 1968, Blanchard was a standout at Oklahoma State, ranking in the school's all-time top five in scoring, field goals made, and other achievements.
Though he left college undrafted, Blanchard signed with the New York Jets...