Bob Kalsu

The Death of Bob Kalsu - Grantland

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In lieu of links this morning, check out this piece on Bob Kalsu from Grantland featuring interviews with his son on why he never payed football and searching for the mundane stories in the sea of heroic tributes. Happy Memorial Day.

Kalsu's sacrifice rooted in his upbringing

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Bob Kalsu left pro football and made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam. It was the only decision to be made, given the way he was raised.

Bills' Wall of Fame honored

The Buffalo Bills will honor their Wall of Fame members today.

Camp Kalsu named for Bills legend

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A Buffalo-based unit of the National Guard named a base for former Bills offensive lineman Bob Kalsu during the Iraq War. Kalsu was killed in Vietnam in 1970.

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Photos: Bob Kalsu Memorials

See Bob Kalsu's name on memorials around the world.

Links: Bob Kalsu Tributes & Remembrances

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Here is a collected list of remembrances, tributes, and discussions with Bob Kalsu's family.

This Memorial Day in Football: Remembering Bob Kalsu - NFL Films

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To celebrate Memorial Day today, NFL Films pulled out some video from 1999 when they spoke with Kalsu's wife and one of the soldiers under his command. It's tragic stuff.

Billy Shaw On Bob Kalsu's Sacrifice

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On this Memorial Day, Hall of Fame guard Billy Shaw pays tribute to the man that may have replaced him in the Bills lineup.

November 12, 2000 - Kalsu and Saimes Added To Wall Of Fame

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On this date in 2000, George Saimes and Bob Kalsu were added to the Buffalo Bills Wall of fame.

July 21, 1970: Bob Kalsu killed in Vietnam

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Forty years after Bob Kalsu lost his life in Vietnam, Buffalo Rumblings remembers the Bills offensive lineman.

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A tribute to Bob Kalsu

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On Memorial Day, Buffalo Rumblings salutes a Buffalo Bill that gave his life for his country - Bob Kalsu.

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