Bo was built like a tank, had the speed of Bob hayes, and an arm like Clemente. Best catch I ever saw was by another footballer, Kirk Gibson, at old Shea in the 88 playoffs. Playing on one leg in subzero snow/rain conditions, he slid accross half the outfield to make a catch.
Gibson also hit the hardest ball I ever saw live- as a tiger at old Yankee Stadium, line shot into the black centerfied bleachers. Gibson was a pretty good ball player.
Far out: that catch is on video: