Former Chicago Tribune Sports Editor Cooper Rollow Dies at 87
Posted: 4/2/2013  |  By: Ed Sherman | Sherman Report
Rollow, who was 87, was the Tribune’s sports editor from 1969-76, a period of major change and innovation in the newspaper’s sports section. He turned a couple young reporters loose on their beats: Bob Verdi on the Blackhawks and Don Pierson on the Bears.