William Vernell Wood
Height: 5-10 Weight: 190 lbs.
Born: December 23, 1936 in Washington, DC
High School: Armstrong
College: USC (school history) (Wood college stats)
Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 92 (190th overall since 1950)
8-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1989, finalist in 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985
Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com
News -- April 2014
- 4/18 Lombardi Ave: Getting Into the head of Ted Thompson: It's that time of year when we read this one's and that one's prognostication on the draft. After getting to know...
News -- March 2014
- 3/17 FootballPerspective.com: The Best Punt Returners in NFL History: Six years ago, I wrote a series of posts looking at the best returners in NFL history. Today, I want to update that list by examining...
News -- February 2014
- 2/22 Lombardi Ave: Mike McCarthy: Looking for a QB to develop? What about Brock Jensen? While Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy sits in Lucas Oil Stadium watching the b......
News -- May 2013
- 5/5 Lombardi Ave: Willie Wood among 15 UDFAs who are in HOF: We all know that Ted Thompson is a pretty good evaluator of talent – it will be interesting if any of his finds in the undrafted...
News -- February 2013
- 2/3 FootballPerspective.com: Losing in the title game: the Harbaugh 49ers and the Lombardi Packers: Congratulations to Ray Lewis, Ed Reed, Joe Flacco, and the Baltimore Ravens on winning Super Bowl XLVII. The Ravens and 49ers...