William James Wade Jr.
Height: 6-2 Weight: 202 lbs.
Born: October 4, 1930 in Nashville, TN
Died: March 9, 2016 in Nashville, TN
High School: Montgomery Bell Academy
College: Vanderbilt (school history)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.
The research for this page was done by Scott Kacsmar.
Read his extensive three-part article (Part I - Part II -
Part III) for full details.
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