NFL writer Don Banks dies at 57

The Boston GlobeDon Banks, a longtime NFL writer who worked at Sports Illustrated for 16 years, has died after covering the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions in Canton, Ohio. He was 57. Paramedics on Sunday were called to his hotel, where he was pronounced dead.

August 5th 2019


The football world is grieving the death of NFL columnist and Patriots writer Don Banks

Boston.comCondolences and tributes are pouring in from across the football world after Don Banks, a longtime NFL columnist and former Patriots writer, passed away at the age of 56 early Sunday morning in Canton, Ohio. Banks was hired last month by the Las Vegas ...

August 5th 2019


News at Noon: Remembering legendary sports writer Don Banks; Florida could get an official candy; and more

Tampa Bay TimesHere are the top five latest headlines and updates on tampabay.com. Life was almost always better with Don Banks around. "Don was not larger than life, he was better than life," writes Times columnist John Romano. Don Banks, who grew up playing youth ...

August 5th 2019