Fred McLeod Dies at 67


Former Detroit sportscaster Fred McLeod has died.  

McLeod spent over two decades on Detroit television as a sports anchor and play-by-play announcer for the Detroit Pistons.  

He also broadcast Tigers games in the 1990s.  He returned to his native Ohio to do play-by-play for the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2006.

McLeod was back on Detroit airwaves this summer broadcasting Lions preseason games, a job he held in the 1980's.

He is survived by his wife Beth, his three children and his mother and sister.

Fred McLeod was 67 years old.