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Billy Wells

William Prescott Wells

Position: HB
Height: 5-9    Weight: 180 lbs.

Born: December 7, 1931 in Menomonie, MI
Died: December 25, 2001 in Altadena, CA
High School: Menomonie
College: Michigan St.   (school history)
Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 5th round (56th overall) of the 1954 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 3 (10215th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Billy Wells 1956 Touchdown Log

2 Touchdowns

1 Fumble Recovery Return, 1 Rushing, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 15 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Redskins2
Giants2
Home2
Sunday2
1st1
2nd1
3 or fewer yards1
10-19 yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 7 1956-11-18 WAS NYG W 33-7 1 Rushing 15 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 7 1956-11-18 WAS NYG W 33-7 2 Fumble Recovery Return Lead 17-0 Lead 24-0