John Williams
Born: (1940-09-19) September 19, 1940 (age 81)
Fort Worth, Texas, US
Career information
CFL statusNational
Height6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight190 lb (86 kg)
CollegeNew Mexico
Career history
As player
1967Calgary Stampeders
19691974Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1974Edmonton Eskimos
1975Toronto Argonauts
Career highlights and awards
  • Grey Cup champion (1972)

John "Twiggy" Williams (born September 19, 1942) was a Canadian football player who played for the Calgary Stampeders, Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Edmonton Eskimos and Toronto Argonauts. He won the Grey Cup with Hamilton in 1972. Williams played college football at the University of New Mexico.[1] His son, John Williams also played in the CFL.


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