Wes Chandler

Wide receiver, American football player

1956 –


Who is Wes Chandler?

Wesley Sandy Chandler is a former American college and professional football player who was a wide receiver in the National Football League for eleven seasons during the 1970s and 1980s. Chandler played college football for the University of Florida, and was recognized as an All-American. He was third overall pick in the 1978 NFL Draft, and played professionally for the New Orleans Saints, the San Diego Chargers and the San Francisco 49ers of the NFL. He was a four-time Pro Bowl selection and holds the NFL record for most receiving yards per game in a season. Chandler ranked twelfth in NFL history in receiving yards and thirteenth in receptions when he retired. He became a football coach, and is currently the wide receivers coach for the University of California Golden Bears.

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Aug 22, 1956
New Smyrna Beach
  • United States of America
  • University of Florida
Lived in
  • New Smyrna Beach

on July 23, 2013


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