Bill Cox
No. 14, 40     
Defensive end
Defensive back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1929-06-17) June 17, 1929 (age 91)
Place of birth: Mount Airy, North Carolina
Career information
College: Duke
NFL Draft: 1951 / Round: 8 / Pick: 87
Debuted in 1951 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1955 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • Duke Sports Hall of Fame[1]
Games played     26
Receiving yards     90
Interceptions     5
Stats at

John William Cox (born June 17, 1929 in Mount Airy, North Carolina) is a former American football end in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at Duke University and was drafted in the eighth round of the 1951 NFL Draft.

Cox was inducted into the Duke Sports Hall of Fame in 1978.[1]


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