Willie Martin

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Willie Martin
Date of birth (1951-04-27) April 27, 1951 (age 66)
Place of birth Alexander City, Alabama
Career information
Status Retired
CFL status International
Position(s) OT
Height 6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
Weight 260 lb (120 kg)
College Northeastern State
NFL draft 1973 / Round: 13 / Pick: 313
Drafted by Houston Oilers
Career history
As player
19731978 Edmonton Eskimos
19791980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1981 Toronto Argonauts
1982 Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 1975, 1980
CFL East All-Star 1980
CFL West All-Star 1975

Willie Martin (born April 27, 1951) is a former offensive lineman[1] who played ten seasons in the Canadian Football League, six of them with the Edmonton Eskimos.[2] He won two Grey Cups for the Edmonton Eskimos.


  1. ^ Strumm, Bob (November 17, 1973). "Eskimos Two-point Favorites". Star-Phoenix. Retrieved May 6, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Edmonton Eskimos". esks.com. Edmonton Eskimos. Retrieved May 6, 2011.