Posted: April 15, 2020 at 1:32 pm
Willie Davis, a Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive lineman who helped the Green Bay Packers win their first two Super Bowls, has passed away. He was a 15th-round draft pick from Grambling, and began his NFL career by playing both offense and defense for the Cleveland Browns in 1958 and ’59. He had his greatest success after getting traded to Green Bay. He remained with the Packers until finishing his NFL career in 1969 and was first-team All-Pro five times. Willie Davis was 85.