Lyle Alzado

May 1992
U.S. News & World Report;5/25/92, Vol. 112 Issue 20, p26
Announces former pro football player Lyle Alzado's death from brain cancer last week at the age of 43. Brief background on his football career; Alzado insisted that his use of steroids caused the cancer.


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