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Crimson Tide super fan Dick Coffee passes away

Dick Coffee (in jacket) has attended every Tide game since 1946. Source: WBRC video Dick Coffee (in jacket) has attended every Tide game since 1946. Source: WBRC video
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

FOX6 News has learned that University of Alabama super fan Dick Coffee has passed away at the age of 90.

Since 1946, Coffee has attended every single Crimson Tide football game. In all, he's watched more than 750 games.

The University of Alabama even gave Coffee a special jersey to commemorate his 700th game.

Our condolences are with Coffee's family tonight.

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