Robert E. 'Bob' Yates
Date of Birth: November 20, 1938, in Montpelier, Vermont
Date of Death: April 16, 2013, in Spring Branch, Texas (74 years old)
The Boston Herald - Published 04/18/13
Bob Yates died at his home in Spring Branch, Texas.
Did you know?
Bob Yates was interviewed about his career and retirement, he was quoted as saying,
I got retired by Jerry Mays, Yates said. The last game I played in the pros, he
picked me up and literally threw me at (quarterback) Babe Parilli. Mays was 6-7,
285 or 290 pounds. I said, This is crazy, I can't play this game anymore at this level."
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