Billy Truax

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Billy Truax
Date of birth (1943-07-15) July 15, 1943 (age 72)
Place of birth Gulfport, MS
Career information
Position(s) Tight end
College Louisiana State
NFL Draft 1964 / Round: 2 / Pick: 26
Career history
As player
Los Angeles Rams
Dallas Cowboys
Career stats

William Frederick Truax (born July 15, 1943 in Gulfport, Mississippi) is a former professional American football tight end in the National Football League from 1964-1973 for the Los Angeles Rams and the Dallas Cowboys. He played in high school at Holy Cross in New Orleans and college football at Louisiana State University and was drafted in the second round of the 1964 NFL Draft. Following the 1970 NFL season, Truax was traded by the Rams to the Cowboys for wide receiver Lance Rentzel. He was part of the Cowboys' Super Bowl VI championship team in 1971.