|Date of birth||August 12, 1956|
|Place of birth||Mullins, South Carolina|
|1979–1981||Ottawa Rough Riders|
|1982||Winnipeg Blue Bombers|
|1983||Tampa Bay Bandits|
|Awards||1979 Frank M. Gibson Trophy|
Cox played his college football at Vanderbilt University. In his first CFL season, with the Ottawa Rough Riders, he caught 32 passes for 546 yarrds and 7 touchdowns, winning him the Frank M. Gibson Trophy as top rookie in the CFL East. He later played with the Toronto Argonauts and Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He finished his career in 1983 in the United States Football League with the Tampa Bay Bandits.
-  Tampa Bay Bandits roster - 1983