|Born:||February 11, 1950|
Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.
|NFL draft||1972 / Round: 1 / Pick 15|
|Career highlights and awards|
Clarence Ellis (born February 11, 1950) is a former American football safety who played for the Atlanta Falcons in the National Football League (NFL). He was the Falcons' first pick in the 1972 NFL Draft.
He played college football at Notre Dame, where he was an All-American and part of the Fighting Irish team that defeated the previously undefeated Texas Longhorns in the 1971 Cotton Bowl game.