The Canadian Press

2017-06-14 | Football-Obit-Don-Matthews

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CFL Hall of Famer Don Matthews succumbed to cancer at age 77. Canadian Press reporter Roger Ward had this report.

Date: 2017-06-14
Placeline: Undated
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 35 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << he was a larger than life character with a sharp wit who thrived in the spotlight don Matthews took wicked pleasure in keeping people around him on edge with his no nonsense style but he was also one of the most prolific coaches in CFL history with two hundred and thirty one wins and ten great cops on his resume players traditionally love suiting up with him because of his reputation for creating a winning atmosphere but he maintained his distance well known for being a players coach he could also be ruthless when it came to making tough personal decisions Rodger ward the Canadian press >>

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