In this Oct. 22, 1961, photo, New York Giants halfback Erich Barnes (49) blocks a field goal-attempt by Los Angeles Rams' Danny Villanueva (11) at Yankee Stadium. Villanueva, who was one of the NFL’s first Latino kickers and a pioneer of Spanish-language television, has died. He was 77.
In this Oct. 22, 1961, photo, New York Giants halfback Erich Barnes (49) blocks a field goal-attempt by Los Angeles Rams' Danny Villanueva (11) at Yankee Stadium. Villanueva, who was one of the NFL’s first Latino kickers and a pioneer of Spanish-language television, has died. He was 77. AP
In this Oct. 22, 1961, photo, New York Giants halfback Erich Barnes (49) blocks a field goal-attempt by Los Angeles Rams' Danny Villanueva (11) at Yankee Stadium. Villanueva, who was one of the NFL’s first Latino kickers and a pioneer of Spanish-language television, has died. He was 77. AP

Danny Villanueva, Dallas Cowboys kicker in the Ice Bowl, dies at 77

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