“Lived down the street from me in Bay Shore, NY. Manor Lane when he played for the Jets. I use to run by his house to see if I could catch a glimpse. Smart, athletic and I had the honor of connecting with him and seeing him play. Rest in peace... George.
“Sorry I missed this sooner. He was a favorite of we Bills fans with his style and grace. Glad to have been burned by you, George! I'll be reading your literature this year!
“I just learned about his death. I was a wide receiver who admired George so much, especially because we shared an interest in writing. He was one of the reasons why I pursued writing and football. Truly sorry to have stumbled upon this sad news.
“ONE PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE WHO I TRULY ADMIRED RIP AND GODSPEED
“We miss you, George.
“He coached me and my cousin in Charlotte, NC during semi pro days. Introduced me to Namath and came to find out what a great person and player George was.
“having grown on LI in the 1960s i idolized george. quiet intelligence speaks volumes, he didn't say much, he didn't have to. i'm am so deeply sorry for your loss and any suffering george endured. my "bucket list" always included playing catch with george... RIP
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Sauer George H. Sauer Jr, 69, formerly of Waco, TX, passed away May 7, 2013 at Manor Care Health facility in Westerville, OH, following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's Disease. He was preceded in death by his parents George, Sr. and Lillian Sauer. George attended Waco City Schools and the...Read More