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Long time Seahawks coach Rusty Tillman dies at 75

SEATTLE — Nicknamed “The King,” former Seattle Seahawks assistant coach Rusty Tillman has died. He was 75. Tillman was a former NFL linebacker for the Washington Redskins. He retired in 1977 and joined the Seahawks in 1979. Tillman spent 16 years with the team, coaching special teams, tight ends and linebackers before becoming the defensive coordinator.
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