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Willie Mitchell (American football)

Willie Mitchell
Born (1940-08-28) August 28, 1940
San Antonio, Texas
Position(s) Cornerback
College Tennessee State
AFL Draft 1964
Jersey #(s) 22
Statistics
  • DatabaseFootball
Teams
1964-1969
1970
1971
AFL Kansas City Chiefs
NFL Kansas City Chiefs
NFL Houston Oilers

Willie Mitchell (born August 28, 1940) is a former professional football cornerback who played eight professional seasons 1964-1971. After winning the League Championship with the American Football League's Kansas City Chiefs in 1966, he started for them in the first AFL-NFL World Championship Game, and was on the Chiefs team that won the 1969 AFL Championship and then defeated the NFL's heavily favored Minnesota Vikings in the fourth and final AFL-NFL World Championship Game.

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  • Photo of Mitchell from the 1967 AFL Championship game


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