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Roy William Kurrasch

 

Roy Kurrasch

Date of Birth: October 8, 1922, in Toledo, Ohio

Date of Death: July 11, 2015 in Los Angeles, California (92 years old)

Source:

Los Angeles Times - Published 08/11/15

Did you know?

Roy Kurrasch played for the Cleveland Browns in the 1948 pre-season before

being traded to the Pittsburgh Steelers.  In one game against the Baltimore Colts,

he caught a 55 yard pass from none other than NFL Hall of Famer Otto Graham.

A month later, he was traded to the Steelers where he played the rest of the season.

 

Teams:

1947 New York Yankees (AAFC)

1948 Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL)

College:

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)