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Willie Davis

William Delford Davis

Position: DE-DT
Height: 6-3    Weight: 243 lbs.

Born: July 24, 1934 in Lisbon, LA
High School: Booker T. Washington
College: Grambling St.
Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 15th round (181st overall) of the 1956 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 94 (180th overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1981, finalist in 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980

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Fine Details  · Last updated Mar 23, 2015 11:04AM
All-Time Rank: #37. Deacon Jones… #38. Ray Nitschke… #39. Arnie Weinmeister… #40. WILLIE DAVIS… #41. Mike Singletary… #42. Mel Blount… #43. Joe Greene… 

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1958 24 CLE LDE 77 12
1959 25 CLE 77 12
1960 26 GNB LDE 87 12 0 0 1 0 0 7
1961 27 GNB LDE 87 14 0 0 3 0 0 8
1962+ 28 GNB LDE 87 14 0 0 3 0 1 18
1963* 29 GNB LDE 87 14 0 0 4 10 0 1 12
1964*+ 30 GNB LDE 87 14 0 0 2 0 0 12
1965*+ 31 GNB LDE 87 14 1 21 0 21 0 0 0 2 0 0 14
1966*+ 32 GNB LDE 87 14 0 0 2 0 0 15
1967*+ 33 GNB LDE 87 14 1 14
1968 34 GNB LDE 87 14 0 0 3 9 0 7
1969 35 GNB LDE 87 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 8
Career 162 2 21 0 21 0 0 0 22 19 1 2 115
10 yrs GNB 138 0 2 21 0 21 0 0 0 22 19 1 2 115
2 yrs CLE 24 0

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1958 24 CLE RDE 1 1
1960 26 GNB LDE 1 1
1961 ❍ 27 GNB LDE 1 1
1962 ❍ 28 GNB LDE 1 1
1965 ❍ 31 GNB LDE 2 2
1966 ❍ 32 GNB LDE 2 2 1.5
1967 ❍ 33 GNB LDE 3 3 4.0
Career 11 11 5.5
6 yrs GNB 10 10 5.5
1 yr CLE 1 1

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1960 26 GNB LDE 87 12 1 1 6
1962+ 28 GNB LDE 87 14 1 1 6
1963* 29 GNB LDE 87 14 1 2
1967*+ 33 GNB LDE 87 14 1 2
Career 162 1 1 2 2 16
10 yrs GNB 138 0 1 1 2 2 16
2 yrs CLE 24 0 0

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9 Howie Long*, Bob Baumhower, Randy White*, Richard Dent*, Mark Gastineau, La'Roi Glover, Trevor Pryce, Mario Williams, Michael Dean Perry, Jevon Kearse
10 Vince Wilfork, Bob Baumhower, John Randle*, Jack Youngblood*, Mario Williams, Dwight Freeney, La'Roi Glover, Randy White*, Cortez Kennedy*, Richard Dent*
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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams