Tyrone Williams (wide receiver)


Tyrone Williams (wide receiver)

NFL player


Name=Tyrone Williams
DateOfBirth=birth date and age|1970|03|26
Birthplace=Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
DateOfDeath=
College=Western Ontario
Position=Wide receiver
number=86
DraftedYear=1992
DraftedRound=9 / Pick 239
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Honors=
Records=
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ProBowls=
years=1992-1993
teams=Dallas Cowboys
Stats=y
DatabaseFootball=WILLITYR01
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Tyrone Williams (born March 26, 1970 in Halifax, Nova Scotia) is a retired wide receiver who played in the National Football League as well as the Canadian Football League. He won two Super Bowl rings as a member of the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl XXVII and Super Bowl XXVIII, though he did not participate in either game. [http://www.gazette.uwo.ca/article.cfm?section=FrontPage&articleID=254&month=2&day=4&year=2005] He later won the 84th Grey Cup as a member of the Toronto Argonauts. In 2004, he was inducted into the "Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame".

Early life

Williams played basketball and football at Queen Elizabeth High School. He went on to attend the University of Western Ontario, winning the Vanier Cup as a member of the Mustangs football team, the only North American football player to win a Vanier Cup ring, a Grey Cup ring and a Super Bowl ring.

References

*"Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame:" [http://www.novascotiasporthalloffame.com/inductee_view.cfm?InducteeID=379 Tyrone Williams]
*Ian Van Den Hurk, [http://www.gazette.uwo.ca/article.cfm?section=FrontPage&articleID=254&month=2&day=4&year=2005 Lord of the Rings: Western alum Tyrone Williams] "University of Western Ontario Gazette," Feb 4, 2005.
*"DatabaseFotball.com:" [http://www.databasefootball.com/players/playerpage.htm?ilkid=WILLITYR01 Tyrone Williams]


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