Report: Former Saints kicker Tom Dempsey positive for coronavirus

Chris Miller
March 30, 2020 - 11:57 am
Tom Dempsey

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Tom Dempsey, who as a New Orleans Saint set an NFL record for longest field goal that stood for decades, has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to The Times-Picayune | New Orleans Advocate

The 73-year-old Dempsey has been living at Lambeth House retirement home where there have been a number of cases, and has been dealing with Alzheimer's disease.

Dempsey's daughter, Ashley, told the publication that so far, her father's symptoms are not severe.

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