Paul Krause's Career Capsule

Full Name: Paul James Krause

Birthdate: February 19, 1942

Birthplace: Flint, Michigan

High School: Bendle (Burton, MI)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 24, 1998

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: August 1, 1998

Presenter: Jerry Burns, former Vikings coach and Krause's coach at Iowa

Other Members of Class of 1998: Tommy McDonald, Anthony Muñoz, Mike Singletary,
Dwight Stephenson

Pro Career: 16 seasons, 226 games

Drafted: 2nd round (18th overall) in 1964 by Washington Redskins.

Uniform Number: #26 with Redskins; #22 with Vikings

Transactions: Traded by Washington to Minnesota for linebacker Marlin McKeever and a 7th round draft choice, July 4, 1968.



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