American Football Database
Date of birth: (1943-03-23)March 23, 1943
Place of birth: Hazlehurst, Mississippi, U.S.
Date of death: January 6, 2019(2019-01-06) (aged 75)
Place of death: Towson, Maryland, U.S.
Career information
Position(s): Defensive end
AFL Draft: 1965 / Round: 8 / Pick: 59
Drafted by: Houston Oilers[1]
NFL Draft: 1965 / Round: 15 / Pick: 210
Career highlights and awards
  • NFL champion (1968)
  • Super Bowl Champion (V)
Career stats
INT yards     13
Interceptions     1
INT TDs     1
Fumble recoveries     7
Games started     58
Playing stats at

Roy Lee Hilton (March 23, 1943 – January 6, 2019) was an American football defensive end in the National Football League from 1965 through 1975.

Early life

During that span he appeared in Super Bowl III and Super Bowl V for the Baltimore Colts. He played college football at Jackson State University. Hilton died in 2019 at the age of 75; he had dementia in his later years.[2]


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