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Billy Baird

Billy Baird (Pro football.  Born, Lindsay, CA, Mar. 1, 1939.)  A regular defensive back for seven seasons (1963-69) with the Jets, William Arthur Baird never missed a game in his pro career.  Baird came out of San Francisco State and was signed as a free agent.  He had 34 interceptions in his career (including eight […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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