American Football Database
American Football Database
John Williams
Date of birth: (1942-09-19) September 19, 1942 (age 79)
Place of birth: Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
Career information
CFL status: Non-import
Position(s): DB
Career highlights and awards
  • Grey Cup champion (1972)

John "Twiggy" Williams (born September 19, 1942) was a Canadian football player who played for the Calgary Stampeders, Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Edmonton Eskimos and Toronto Argonauts. He won the Grey Cup with Hamilton in 1972. Williams played college football at the University of New Mexico.[1] His son, John Williams also played in the CFL.