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Bob Hayes

Further Information


"Jake Gaither." Contemporary Black Biography, Volume 14. Detroit: Gale Group, 1997.

Winters, Kelly. "Hayes, Robert ('Bob'; 'Bullet')." Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives, edited by Arnold Markoe. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2002.


Carlson, Michael. "Obituaries: Bob Hayes, America's Fastest Footballer on the Athletics Track." Guardian (London, England) (September 27, 2002): 22.

"Football Star, Sprinter 'Bullet' Bob Hayes Earns Education Degree at FAMU." Jet (August 29, 1994): 48.

Kindred, Dave. "Giving the Gift of Gold." Sporting News (June 8, 1998): 63.

Lewis, Dwight. "'Bullet' Bob Hayes Could Not Outrun His Own Weaknesses." Tennessean (Nashville, TN) (September 22, 2002): A25.

Wright, Teneshia. "Hometown Tribute: 'Bullet Bob' Hayes Remembered for His Talent and His Struggles." Florida Times Union (September 26, 2002): A1.

Yeager, Melanie. "Tallahassee Remembers Bob Hayes." Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service (September 24, 2002): K0250.

Zimmerman, Paul. "Bob Hayes (1942-2002)." Sports Illustrated (September 30, 2002): 66.


"Bob Hayes, Wide Receiver." Football Reference. http://www.football-reference.com/ (November 11, 2002).

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