49ers wide receiver Gene Washington had a couple of plum roles. He was really the lead biker in The Black Six, and had a key role in an episode of Banacek, a TV series with George Peppard.
Here are a few stills from The Black Six playing "Bubba Daniels":
And from Banacek as "Clay Mills":
And his longest scenes in Banacek:
This one opens with John Brodie as "Richie Mulligan" and finished with Gene's scene.
And after the big "reveal; "Right on Banacek"
In 1975 Washington was the lead actor in Lady Cocoa. In this one Washington even gets to fire a gun and had a love scene with nudity and all.
Here are a few clips. Sound quality is very poor: