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May 11, 2013
George Sauer Sr. was my coach at the U S Naval Academy in 1948. That was a pleasure even tho our record was terrible. I met George Jr once when he returned to the Academy as a guest of my teammate, Tex Lawrence, for a reunion (about 40 yeaars later) of that team. We all appreciated his being there. RIP, George.
May 11, 2013
So very sorry for your loss. Alzheimer's is a cruel disease. George Sauer, Jr. was a fantastic wide receiver and I enjoyed watching him play along with the rest of that incredible NY Jets team. He leaves many good memories and will be missed.
May 11, 2013
George, you were so special to my family- Dr Cal Nicholas my dad was team Dr. and George spent many days at our home, playing tennis, guitar and being with my brothers and me with memories we will cherish forever. Always miss you, that smile and friendship! Our hearts hurt but know you brought joy to so many.RIP George.
May 11, 2013
As a Sigma Chi Fraternity brother of George in the early sixties at UT, I remember his calmness, courtesy, friendship and intelligence. Needless to say, he was a fine football player. My prayers are with all of the family. Ken Carr
May 11, 2013
So sorry to hear of George's passing. As a displaced Texan, I always cheer for Texas teams and Texas players. Heck, the whole 69 Jets team was comprised of Texans but for the QB. We'll miss you George. I was always a fan.
May 11, 2013
He and that Jets team are a wonderful memory from my teen years. I remember reading an interview with him in which he mentioned Albert Camus - definitely not the normal sports page topic! He seemed like a very special person, gifted in many ways.May he rest in peace.
May 11, 2013
A great athlete and role model. Thanks for the memories in the greatest Super Bowl played
May 11, 2013
Ms. Keifer, my condolences on the loss of your brother. I was 11 when he helped the Jets win that big game (my mother bought me a Jets 3-ring binder right after that!). Some of Mr. Sauer's concerns about professional football were prophetic, and I hope his death may bring his insights to a new and more receptive audience. My deep condolences at the death of a man who brought more joy than he probably realized. Thank you for caring for your brother, who (I pray) has found healing and peace in the hands of the One who made him.
May 11, 2013
George Sauer gave me some of my best sports memories; may your family be comforted knowing his impact on so many people's lives; rest in peace
May 11, 2013
To the Sauer Family,
Thoughts and Prayers to all of you! I was a WR & played with George in the WFL.What a great individual. He was always willing to help a rookie and was the last guy off the field every practice. He taught me a lot about football and life! What a great guy! Sorry for your loss. Kreg Kapitan

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