New York Jets receiver, George Sauer, a star of Super Bowl III, passed away on May 7. The cause of death was congestive heart failure, though he had been struggling with Alzheimer’s Disease for years. He was 69 years old. You can read a full obituary HERE.
Jets’ Receiver George Sauer Passes Away
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