Billy McGovern Stacy

Born: July 30, 1936

Hometown: Drew, MS

Year of Induction: 1979


College Career

Mississippi State (1955-1959)

• Football Letters (’56, ‘57, ’58)

• Track Letters (’56, ‘57)

• Second Team INS All American (’57)

• Sportsmanship Award, North-South Shrine Game (’59)

• Chicago All-Star Game (’59)

• Senior Bowl (’59)


Pro Football Career

St. Louis Cardinals (1959-1963)

• Defensive Halfback

• Pro Bowl (’62)


Football Coaching Career

Mississippi State (1967-1970)

Did You Know?

Bill Stacy was the number one draft choice in 1959 by the Chicago Cardinals. Billy served as mayor of Starkville.

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