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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)


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.



1947 New York Yankees (AAFC)

1948 Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL)


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)













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