John Blake’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

March 6, 1961

Death Date

Jul 23, 2020

Age of Death

59 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health, Dallas, Texas, United States


Football Coach

The football coach John Blake died at the age of 59. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Football coach who debuted in 1987 as a tight end and wide receiver coach for Tulsa, and made his head coaching debut in 1996 for Oklahoma.

He played college football for Oklahoma, where he was a defensive lineman.

He was a defensive line coach at UNC from 2007 to 2010, but resigned over controversies surrounding player benefits.

He married Freda Blake, and raised a son, Jourdan, with her.

He was a defensive lineman coach for the Dallas Cowboys under head coach Barry Switzer.