Billy Shields

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Billy Shields
No. 66, 67, 70
Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1954-08-23) August 23, 1954 (age 62)
Place of birth: Vicksburg, Mississippi
Height: 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Weight: 272 lb (123 kg)
Career information
High school: Birmingham (AL) Banks
College: Georgia Tech
NFL Draft: 1975 / Round: 6 / Pick: 136
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 142
Games started: 119
Fumble recoveries: 4
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

William Dean "Billy" Shields (born August 23, 1954) is a former American football offensive tackle in the National Football League. He who played eleven seasons for the San Diego Chargers (1975–1983), the San Francisco 49ers (1984), the Kansas City Chiefs (1985) and the New York Jets (1985). Shields attended Georgia Institute of Technology. He was inducted into the Georgia Tech Hall of Fame in 1985. He currently resides in California[citation needed].