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HARRY JACOBS

LB #64


BUFFALO BILLS (1963-1969)
Drafted out of Bradley University in the 11th round of the 1959 draft by the Detroit Lions…Played for Boston Patriots 1960-62…Traded to Buffalo in 1963, where he starred at middle linebacker from 1963-69…Won two consecutive AFL Championships with the Bills in 1964 and 1965…Named an AFL All-Star in 1965 and 1969...Registered eight career interceptions in his 91 games with the Bills…Retired as a member of the New Orleans Saints after the 1970 season.

Harry currently resides in Hamburg, NY where he operates “The Jacobs Team”, a consulting firm specializing in business succession for privately held companies.

He has been an active member of the Buffalo Bills Alumni Association, serving as President from 2007-08.



October 2012 - Enshrined in the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame