Travis Williams (January 14, 1946 – February 17, 1991) was an American football player for the Green Bay Packers. Williams attended Harry Ells High School, Contra Costa College and Arizona State University, before being selected in the 1967 NFL Draft at the insistence of Packers' coach Vince Lombardi. He returned four kickoffs for touchdowns in his rookie season in 1967, setting an NFL record. Among the returns were two in one quarter against the Cleveland Browns to set another league record. He also set the record for single-season kickoff return average with 41.06 yards, while playing four seasons with the Packers and two with the Los Angeles Rams, before a knee injury ended his career prematurely in the 1972 season. He was traded to the Rams along with the Packers' 4th round draft pick in 1971 in exchange for the Rams' 2nd round pick in 1971 (used to select Virgil Robinson) and a 1972 draft pick.
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|Born:||January 14, 1946|
El Dorado, Arkansas
|Died:||February 17, 1991 (aged 45)|
|Position(s)||Running back/ Kick returner|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Weight||210 lb (95 kg)|
|High school||Harry Ells High School Richmond, CA|
|NFL draft||1967 / Round: 4 / Pick: 93|
|(1967–1970)||Green Bay Packers|
|(1971–1972)||Los Angeles Rams|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Honors||Packers Hall of Fame|
|Records||NFL single season kick return average 41.1|
NFL kick return touchdowns in a single season (4)
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.
Born in El Dorado, Arkansas, he later attended Harry Ells High School in Riverside, California.
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.
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.
At the age of 45,
Travis Williams height is 6′ 1″.
He and cornerback Herb Adderley both played for the Green Bay Packers.
● Travis Williams was born on January 14, 1946 (age 45) in El Dorado, Arkansas, United States ● He is a celebrity football player ● He attended Arizona State University● He died on February 17, 1991, Martinez, CA● His height is 6′ 1″
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