Travis Williams

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Birthday
14, 1946
Birthplace
El Dorado, AR
Death Date
Feb 17, 1991 (45)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
14, 1946
Birthplace
El Dorado, AR
Death Date
Feb 17, 1991 (45)

About

NFL running back who played with the Green Bay Packers from 1967-1970 and with the Los Angeles Rams during the team's 1971-1972 season. During his rookie year with the former team, he broke several NFL records.

Before Fame

Before going pro, he played for both Contra Costa College and Arizona State University. Out of college, he was the ninety-third pick in the fourth round of the 1967 NFL draft.

Trivia

A knee injury forced him to retire from professional football much earlier than he had wanted to. Sadly, he died in his forties from a combination of alcoholism and heart problems.

Family Life

Born in El Dorado, Arkansas, he later attended Harry Ells High School in Riverside, California.

Associated With

He and cornerback Herb Adderley both played for the Green Bay Packers.