Willie Brown (American football, born 1942)

American football player and coach (1942–2018) / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Willie Brown (March 21, 1942 – July 26, 2018) was an American college and professional football player and coach. A star player for the University of Southern California, he went on to play three seasons in the National Football League (NFL). After his playing career, he served as a coach for the Trojans and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League.

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Willie Brown
Born:(1942-03-21)March 21, 1942
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, U.S.
Died:July 26, 2018(2018-07-26) (aged 76)
Carson, California, U.S.
Career information
Position(s)Running back, wide receiver, defensive back
Height6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight188 lb (85 kg)
High schoolLong Beach Polytechnic (CA)
AFL draft1964 / Round: 6th / Pick: 48th
Drafted bySan Diego Chargers
NFL draft1964 / Round: 3rd / Pick: 32nd
Drafted byLos Angeles Rams
Career history
As player
1964–1965Los Angeles Rams
1966Philadelphia Eagles