Ed Driscoll

JOE FOSS, FIRST AFL COMMISSIONER

JOE FOSS, FIRST AFL COMMISSIONER died Wednesday at age 87. Foss lead quite a life–he was also a Korean War ace, elected governor of South Dakota in 1955, hosted the television show The American Sportsman on ABC, and was president of the National Rifle Association from 1988-90.

UPDATE: Foss was making news as recently as January of 2002.