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"The split second the ball moved, I charged and I always came at a different angle…I could unleash a pretty good forearm block and a rather devastating tackle too.”
(Ohio State)...6'2'', 213...
William Karnet Willis ... All-American tackle at Ohio State ... Played two ways, but excelled as defensive middle guard ... Lightning quickness his constant trademark that earned him job in first pro scrimmage ... Touchdown-saving tackle against Giants preserved Browns' 1950 NFL title drive ... All-AAFC three years ... All-NFL, 1950-1953 ... In three NFL Pro Bowls ... Born October 5, 1921, in Columbus, Ohio ... Died November 27, 2007, at age of 86.
RT @49ers: Remembering Bay Area legend, #49ers great and 1990 @ProFootballHOF inductee Bob St. Clair on his birthday. https://t.co/Hmwi0esI…
Posted on 18 Feb
Hall of Famer Bob St. Clair was born OTD in 1931. Hall of Fame Enshrinement Class of 1990. https://t.co/v6SDKRl1Dh