Bill Wightkin

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Bill Wightkin
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Wightkin on a 1952 Bowman football card
No. 53, 86, 72
Position: Offensive tackle, Defensive tackle, End
Personal information
Date of birth: (1927-07-28)July 28, 1927
Place of birth: Detroit, Michigan
Date of death: July 27, 1997(1997-07-27) (aged 69)
Place of death: Westchester, Illinois
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High school: Detroit (MI) Catholic Central
College: Notre Dame
NFL Draft: 1949 / Round: 8 / Pick: 79
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

William John Wightkin (July 28, 1927 – July 27, 1997) was an American football player who played offensive tackle, defensive tackle and end for eight seasons between 1950 and 1957 for the Chicago Bears.

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