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Ray Guy
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Guy playing for the Raiders in 1985
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Personal information
Date of birth: December 22, 1949 (1949-12-22) (age 70)
Place of birth: Swainsboro, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
College: Southern Mississippi
NFL Draft: 1973 / Round: 1 / Pick: 23
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • Super Bowl champion (XI, XV, XVIII)
  • Pro Bowl (1973–1978, 1980)
  • 6× First-team All-Pro (1973–1978)
  • 2× Second-team All-Pro (1979, 1980)
  • Golden Toe Award (1975)
  • NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
  • NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
Career NFL statistics
Punts 1,049
Punting yards 44,493
Average punt 42.4
Stats at
Pro Football Hall of Fame
College Football Hall of Fame

William Ray Guy (born December 22, 1949) is a retired American football punter for the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders. Coming from the University of Southern Mississippi, he was the only pure punter ever to be selected in the first round of the NFL Draft when the Oakland Raiders selected him in 1973. He won three Super Bowls with the Oakland Raiders also.

On August 2, 2014, Guy was inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame and became the second pure kicker (after Jan Stenerud) and the first pure punter to be inducted.

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