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George Saimes

An All-American at defensive back and fullback for Michigan State, the Spartan MVP in 1961 and 1962 and a member of their all-time defensive team, George Saimes (born 1941) joined the Buffalo Bills in 1963.  He quickly developed into an outstanding safety and became a key member of the outstanding Bills defensive squads, which produced American Football League Championships in 1964 and 1965. In 1964 he had a career-high six interceptions and earned the first of his five American Football League All-Star Game appearances. He achieved All-American Football League honors five times, and he is a member of the American Football League All-time Team.  Saimes is a member of the American Football League Hall of Fame.


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