Thursday, 23 May, 2019

Ex-NFL QB, Assistant Coach Wade Wilson Dies on 60th Birthday

Former Vikings Wade Wilson plays in a divisional playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers Former Vikings Wade Wilson plays in a divisional playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers
Shannon Reynolds | 02 February, 2019, 07:16

Longtime NFL quarterback and former Dallas Cowboys assistant coach Wade Wilson has died.

Wade Wilson of the Dallas Cowboys poses for his 2007 National Football League headshot at photo day in Irving, Texas. No cause of death was given. He also played for the Atlanta Falcons (1992), New Orleans Saints (1993-94), Cowboys (1995-97) and Oakland Raiders (1998).

After his retirement from his playing career in 1999, Wilson embarked on an 18-year career as an assistant coach with the Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys. The team dismissed him after the 2017 season.

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Aikman tweeted shortly after hearing the news, "Sad news today as we lost a teammate far too soon".

After serving as Cowboys quarterbacks coach from 2000-02, he returned for a second stint in 2007, when Jason Garrett was hired as Dallas' offensive coordinator. Prayers for his children and family. Before that, Wilson played for Dallas for three seasons, and was even a member of the Cowboys' the last Super Bowl-winning team. His best statistical year was 1988 when he led the NFC with a 91.5 quarterback rating and completed 204-of-332 passes (61.4%) for 2,746 yards, 15 touchdowns and nine interceptions. He was selected to the Pro Bowl following the 1988 season after leading the National Football League in completion percentage (61.4). He was Tony Romo's position coach beginning with the first full season as the starter for Romo, who ultimately became the franchise's career leader in yards passing and touchdown passes.

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