Former Boston Patriot Bob Yates Passes Away

Autographed 1960 Fleer Bob Yates

#036 – Bob Yates

Thanks to reader John Bennett for passing along this information.  Original Boston Patriot, Bob Yates, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 74.  You can find more info about Yates at his page for the Vermont Sports Hall of Fame.  An obituary can be found at the Burlington Free Press.

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2 Responses to Former Boston Patriot Bob Yates Passes Away

  1. Jay Hobblin says:

    A shame to lose these guys.

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