John Williams (defensive back)

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John Williams
Born: (1942-09-19) September 19, 1942 (age 76)
Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
Career information
CFL status National
Position(s) DB
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg)
College New Mexico
Career history
As player
1967 Calgary Stampeders
19691974 Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1974 Edmonton Eskimos
1975 Toronto Argonauts
Career highlights and awards
  • Grey Cup champion (1972)

John "Twiggy" Williams (born September 19, 1942) was a Canadian football player who played for the Calgary Stampeders, Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Edmonton Eskimos and Toronto Argonauts. He won the Grey Cup with Hamilton in 1972. Williams played college football at the University of New Mexico.[1] His son, John Williams also played in the CFL.


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