Football and Television Star Merlin Olsen Dies at Age 69
Olsen was also an established television actor with a role on "Little House on the Prairie ... but did not speak at the event. He stood and smiled as he waved to fans during a standing ovation and chants of "Merlin Olsen!" and "Aggie Legend!"
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Football star and TV actor Merlin Olsen dies at 69
FILE - In this 1977 handout photo, Merlin Olsen is shown in character for his part of a farmer-woodsman in "Little House On The Prairie". Pro Football Hall of Famer and former television actor ... well enough to attend, but did not speak at the event.
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Merlin Olsen, Who Went From NFL to ‘Little House on the Prairie,’ Dies
After distinguished career in NFL, Olsen turned pro actor, starring in “Little House” and “Father Murphy” Merlin Olsen, who transitioned from a Hall of Fame career in the NFL to starring in TV series ... cast of "Little House on the Prairie ...