|Date of birth:||December 19, 1958|
|Place of birth:|| Los Angeles, California
|NFL Draft:||1981 / Round: 9/ Pick 246|
|1981-1990||San Francisco 49ers|
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Michael Ruben Wilson (born December 19, 1958 in Los Angeles) is a former professional American football wide receiver for the San Francisco 49ers from 1981 to 1990. He played football collegiately at Washington State University and was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the 9th round of the 1981 NFL Draft. Wilson is only one of a few NFL players to be a member of 4 Super Bowl champion teams.
Coaching career[edit | edit source]
Wilson began his coaching career at Stanford from 1992-94 where he coached wide receivers and tight ends on the staff of former 49ers coach Bill Walsh, followed by two seasons as wide receivers coach of the Oakland Raiders (1995–96). From 1997-99 he served as wide receivers coach at USC.
After four years in private business (2000–03) Wilson joined the Arizona Cardinals as tight ends coach in 2004. From 2005-06 he coached the Cardinals wide receivers.
Wilson is currently the Cleveland Browns wide receivers coach.
Family life[edit | edit source]
Wilson resides in Chandler, AZ.
References[edit | edit source]
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- St. Petersburg Times
- http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/football/features/Super Bowl/archives/16/