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Billy Wilson

William Gene Wilson

Position: E-FL
Height: 6-3    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: February 3, 1927 in Sayre, OK
Died: January 27, 2009 in Carlsbad, CA
High School: Westmont
College: San Jose St.   (school history)
Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 22nd round (283rd overall) of the 1950 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 1 (12533rd overall since 1950)
6-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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Billy Wilson 1956 Touchdown Log

5 Touchdowns

5 Receiving, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 77 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
49ers5
Colts3
Giants1
Packers1
Home3
Road2
Sunday4
Saturday1
2nd1
3rd1
4th3
4-9 yards2
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards2
Y.A. Tittle5

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1956-09-30 SFO NYG L 21-38 3 Receiving 33 Y.A. Tittle* Trail 7-31 Trail 14-31
2 10 1956-12-02 SFO @ BAL W 20-17 2 Receiving 9 Y.A. Tittle* Trail 0-10 Trail 7-10
3 10 1956-12-02 SFO @ BAL W 20-17 4 Receiving 77 Y.A. Tittle* Trail 14-17 Lead 20-17*
4 11 1956-12-08 SFO GNB W 38-20 4 Receiving 6 Y.A. Tittle* Lead 17-14 Lead 24-14
5 12 1956-12-16 SFO BAL W 30-17 4 Receiving 17 Y.A. Tittle* Lead 24-17 Lead 30-17