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On this Date 1951 - HOF Willie Burden Born in Raleigh

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 07/21/19, 5:00AM EDT

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Willie Burden was born in Raleigh. The Atlantic Coast Conference football Player of the year in 1973 while at N.C. State...

July 21, 1951 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Willie Burden was born in Raleigh.  The Atlantic Coast Conference football Player of the year in 1973 while at N.C. State, Burden was a standout in the Canadian Football League. After football he earned his doctor of education degree from Tennessee Tech. He was enshrined in the NCSHOF in 2009.

Willie Burden - NCSHOF