American Football Database
American Football Database
Ben Williams
Date of birth: (1954-09-01) September 1, 1954 (age 67)
Place of birth: Yazoo City, Mississippi
Career information
Position(s): Defensive end
College: Mississippi
NFL Draft: 1976 / Round: 3 / Pick: 78
 As player:
1976–1985 Buffalo Bills
Career highlights and awards
Pro Bowls: 1982
Playing stats at

Robert Jerry Williams (born September 1, 1954) is a retired American football defensive lineman who played in the National Football League between 1976 and 1985. He was selected by the Buffalo Bills in the third round of the 1976 NFL Draft out of the University of Mississippi.[1] Williams was the first African-American football player at Ole Miss.[citation needed]


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