Bernard Williams (gridiron football)

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Bernard Williams
No. 74
Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1972-07-18) July 18, 1972 (age 42)
Place of birth: Memphis, Tennessee
Height: 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Weight: 317 lb (144 kg)
Career information
High school: Memphis (TN) Hamilton
College: Georgia
NFL draft: 1994 / Round: 1 / Pick: 14
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
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Bennie Bernard Williams (born July 18, 1972) is a former American and Canadian football offensive tackle. Williams was the Eagles first round draft pick in the 1994 NFL Draft and started all 16 games for them in 1994.

Williams was known for smoking marijuana, a bad habit that started in high school.[1] After his rookie season, Williams failed 15 drug tests and was banned from the NFL. He would later play for the XFL's Memphis Maniax, the AFL's Detroit Fury and the CFL's BC Lions and Toronto Argonauts.


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