|No. 52, 66|
|Born:||August 2, 1944|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||230 lb (104 kg)|
|High school:||Boone (Orlando, Florida)|
|NFL Draft:||1966 / Round: 5 / Pick: 67|
|AFL Draft:||1966 / Round: 15 / Pick: 132|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at NFL.com · PFR|
William Eugene Cody (born August 2, 1944 in Greenwood, Mississippi) is a former professional American football linebacker in the National Football League. He played six seasons for the Detroit Lions (1966), the New Orleans Saints (1967–1970), and the Philadelphia Eagles (1972).
Cody was inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame in May 2014.
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