William Wayne Frazier

William Wayne Frazier

Birth
Evergreen, Conecuh County, Alabama, USA
Death 11 Mar 2012 (aged 73)
Evergreen, Autauga County, Alabama, USA
Burial Evergreen, Conecuh County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 86753485 · View Source
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Professional Football Player. For four seasons (1962, 1965 to 1967), he played at the center and linebacker positions in the American Football League with the San Diego Chargers, Houston Oilers, Kansas City Chiefs and Buffalo Bills. Born William Wayne Frazier, he attended Hillcrest High School (Alabama) and played collegiate football under legendary coach Ralph "Shug" Jordan at Auburn University. While with the Tigers, he was a participant in both the Blue-Gray Game and Senior Bowl. He was selected by the Chicago Bears during the 16 round of the 1961 NFL Draft, but signed with San Diego of the AFL. While with Kansas City in 1966, he was a contributor to the Chiefs' squad which captured the AFL Championship Title and moved onto the World Championship Game against the Green Bay Packers (Super Bowl I in January 1967). He appeared in 48 regular season games. Following his playing career, he coached at Troy State University (Alabama) and later at the high school level.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 14 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86753485
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Wayne Frazier (5 Mar 1939–11 Mar 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86753485, citing Brownville Memorial Cemetery, Evergreen, Conecuh County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .