PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jimmy Carr, who won an NFL championship in 1960 with the Philadelphia Eagles, has died in Indiana. He was 79.
Carr played nine NFL seasons with the Chicago Cardinals, Eagles and Washington Redskins. He was the starting left cornerback on the 1960 title team and had 13 of his 15 career interceptions with the Eagles. Carr also played one season with the Montreal Alouettes of the CFL in 1958.
"Jimmy Carr is a cousin to my husband we thought a lot of him . We have a handicapped daughter & Jimmy would carry her around and he told her he would love her forever we were in WVA. for Clarence Kempers funeral in 1963 our prayers are with the family ."
– Iris Kemper, First Cousins,
Aug 15, 2012
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