Lou attended West Liberty State College.
He was acquired by the Buffalo Bills from the New York Jets in 1977.
Lou played six seasons in Buffalo, serving as a wide receiver and kick returner.
He egistered 81 receptions for 1,154 yards and six touchdowns in his 77 career games with the Bills.
In 2007, he was recipient of the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Distinguished Service Award.
Lou currently resides in Williamsville, NY