Anderson, a 2004 BHS graduate, was a two-time state wrestling champion and an All-District football player for BHS. His military decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon and Overseas Service Ribbon.
See the NFL films/NBC video below that aired on Jan. 1, 2016 on the TODAY show featuring BHS Head Football Coach Brad Lutz, Bucky's mother, Margaret Anderson, and includes a surprise visit from NFL legendary quarterback Brett Favre:
Watch Channel 3’s coverage of the October filming at http://www.whsv.com/content/news/NFL-Films-Notices-Area-Schools-Tribute-to-Fallen-Soldier-339052122.html
Learn more about the tributes from earlier coverage at http://www.whsv.com/home/headlines/Valley-Coach-Honors-Fallen-Soldiers--282334841.html