A former NFL offensive lineman has passed away. The San Francisco 49ers released a statement announcing the passing of Keith Fahnhorst.
He was 66. Fahnhorst was a two-time All-Pro selection for the San Francisco 49ers - where he spent his entire NFL career.
The former Minnesota Gopher was selected in the second round of the 1974 NFL Draft.
He made the move from tight end during his time with the Gophers to offensive tackle with the 49ers - a move that netted him a Pro Bowl appearance in 1985.
Fahnhorst won two Super Bowls with the 49ers.
He spent all 14 of his NFL seasons with San Francisco, appearing in 193 games. He also started all 10 playoff games he appeared in.
Our thoughts are with the Fahnhorst family.