STANFORD, Calif. —Stanford assistant coach and four-time Pro Bowl defensive lineman Chester McGlockton has died.
The school said Wednesday that McGlockton died overnight. He was 42. The cause of death was not immediately announced.
"Everyone in the Stanford Football family is deeply saddened by the passing of Chester McGlockton," Stanford coach David Shaw said in a statement. "For the past two seasons, Chester has been a valuable member of our football staff and a wonderful friend to us all. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Chester's wife Zina and their two children."
A native of Whiteville, N.C., McGlockton starred at Clemson before being selected 16th overall by the Los Angeles Raiders in 1992. He played 12 seasons in the NFL with the Raiders, Kansas City Chiefs, Denver Broncos and New York Jets. He made all four of his Pro Bowl appearances while with the Raiders from 1994-1997.
McGlockton's best season came in 1994, when he had a career-high 9 1/2 sacks with three