Willie McClendon
No. 37
Position:Running back
Personal information
Born: (1957-09-13) September 13, 1957 (age 64)
Brunswick, Georgia
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school:Brunswick (GA) Glynn
NFL Draft:1979 / Round: 3 / Pick: 66
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Rushing attempts:94
Rushing yards:369
Player stats at NFL.com · PFR

Willie Edward McClendon (born September 13, 1957) is a former American football running back in the National Football League. Selected in the 1979 NFL Draft, he played for the Chicago Bears from 1979 to 1982. He is the father of former Bears wide receiver, and the passing game coordinator and wide receivers coach at the University of Georgia Bryan McClendon. Both father and son attended the University of Georgia.

McClendon was elected to the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame and was inducted in February 2015.[1]


  1. ^ "Kessler, McClendon, Spivey Chosen For Georgia Sports Hall Of Fame". nashvillesportsmix.com. 2014-09-14. Archived from the original on 2017-08-14.