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Reports: Former Nebraska Star QB Dave Humm Has Passed Away

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LINCOLN, NE - NOVEMBER 24: A flag of the Nebraska Cornhuskers flys before the game against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Memorial Stadium on November 24, 2017 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)

A former star Nebraska and NFL quarterback passed away on Tuesday, according to a report.

Dave Humm, who starred for the Huskers in the early 1970s, died due to complications stemming from multiple sclerosis. He had been affected by MS since the late 1980s.

Kent Pavelka, who broadcasts Nebraska's baseball games, first reported the tragic news.

Humm was 65.

The Las Vegas, Nevada native was an All-American quarterback in high school at Bishop Gorman. He went on to be a three-year starter for the Huskers. Humm was a second-team All-American in 1974.

Humm was part of Nebraska's 1971 national championship team led by Bob Devaney. He was the team's starting QB from 192-74.

The Oakland Raiders drafted Humm in Round 5 of the 1975 NFL Draft. He played for the Raiders from 1975-79. Humm went on to play for the Bills and Colts, and later, the Los Angeles Raiders.

Our thoughts are with Humm and his family at this time. May he rest in peace.