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Packer and Grambling legend Willie Davis is No. 26 on Louisiana…

Packer and Grambling legend Willie Davis is No. 26 on Louisiana's list of all-time top 51 athletes

nola.com Updated 38 minutes ago
Davis was elected to five straight Pro Bowls, was named All-Pro five times, and in 1981 he was elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, becoming the first former Grambling player to earn that distinction.
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