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Ray Preston (American football)

Ray was a clutch player for the Lancers, playing both the Running Back and Linebacker positions. During the 1970 season, Ray scored 2 last minute winning touchdowns. One against rival Central Catholic.

Raymond Preston
Born: (1954-01-25) January 25, 1954 (age 65)
Lawrence, Massachusetts
Career information
Position(s)Linebacker
CollegeSyracuse
NFL draft1976 / Round: 11 / Pick: 295
Career history
As player
1976–1984San Diego Chargers

Raymond Preston (born January 25, 1954) is a former American football linebacker who played nine years, from 1976 to 1984 with the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League (NFL). Preston played college football at Syracuse University, where he earned All-America honors in 1975 and was a team captain. He was drafted in the eleventh round of the 1976 NFL Draft by the Chargers.

His son, Duke Preston, is currently an offensive lineman for the Dallas Cowboys.

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