Former NFL quarterback McNair dead: report

By AFP

June 18, 2010 Updated Jul 4, 2009 at 5:10 PM EST

Former National Football League quarterback Steve McNair has been killed by what police said was a fatal gunshot wound to the head, CBS television station WTVF reported Saturday.

McNair, known as "Air" McNair in a 13-season NFL career that ended with his retirement in April of last year, was a former quarterback for the Nashville-based Tennessee Titans.

Police told the station that McNair appeared to be involved in a double homicide in downtown Nashville with a woman also found dead at the scene.




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