|No. 23, 33, 83|
|Position:||Wide receiver, defensive back|
|Born:||May 13, 1942|
|Died:||April 2, 2018 (aged 75)|
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||190 lb (86 kg)|
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|As a coach:|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at PFR|
William Stiles Rademacher (May 13, 1942 – April 2, 2018) was an American professional football player who played as a wide receiver for seven seasons for the New York Jets and Boston Patriots. He earned MVP honors in 1963 In January 1969 he played in Super Bowl III.
During Rademacher's tenure as assistant coach at Northern Michigan University, the football team went from a 0–10 season in 1974 to a 13–1 season in 1975 and won the NCAA Division II Football Championship.
Rademacher became Northern Michigan's head coach in 1978, earning a record of 37–16–1 in five seasons and three NCAA Division II tournament appearances. He was named Association of Mid-Continent Universities Coach of the Year in 1980, and Northern Michigan went 10–0 in the 1981 regular season. He left to coach the linebackers at Michigan State from 1983 to 1991.
Head coaching record
|Northern Michigan Wildcats (Association of Mid-Continent Universities) (1978–1980)|
|1980||Northern Michigan||9–2||3–1||2nd||L NCAA Division II Quarterfinal|
|Northern Michigan Wildcats (NCAA Division II independent) (1981–1982)|
|1981||Northern Michigan||11–1||L NCAA Division II Semifinal|
|1982||Northern Michigan||8–3||L NCAA Division II Quarterfinal|
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