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Same name, different athlete

For every Roy Williams that played safety in the NFL, there's a Roy Williams who played wide receiver. And another Roy Williams who played wide receiver. And one who coached at UNC. Have a look at athletes, coaches and other sports figures who share the same name. By Bobby Bonett


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