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Pfc. Pete Gogolak, 1968

By STARS AND STRIPES Published: August 23, 2018

Gus Schuettler ©Stars and Stripes
Garmisch, Germany, March, 1968: To some, he was best known as pro football's first soccer-style kicker; to others he was the player whose move from the AFL's Buffalo Bills to the NFL's New York Giants was one of the things that forced the leagues' merger. But to his co-workers at the Armed Forces Recreation Center headquarters in Garmisch, he was Pfc. Pete Gogolak, right, assigned to management review and conference coordination duties during his two-year Army stint.

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