By Budd Bailey, Buffalo Sports Page Columnist
Mike Stratton of the Bills
Taken in Round 13 in 1962
Other Pick in that Round: Nick Buoniconti went to Boston at No. 102, and ended up in the Hall of Fame for his play with the Patriots and Dolphins.
The details: The linebacker from Tennessee needed little time to become a standout for the Bills. Mike played 11 seasons in Buffalo, finishing his career as part of the Chargers in 1973. Stratton played on two AFL championship teams, and is best remember for a savage hit on Keith Lincoln of San Diego in the 1964 title game in War Memorial Stadium. Mike was selected for six straight AFL All-Star Games and was a first-team all-league pick three times.
Other 100s: Half of the career of safety Da’Norris Searcy was spent with the Bills. He later played with Tennessee and Carolina. Bob Logan could never stay on the Sabres roster in the 1980s.
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