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College Football Hall of Fame

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  • Eric Tipton (1915 - 2001)
    Eric Gordon Tipton (April 20, 1915 – August 29, 2001) was an outfielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Philadelphia Athletics and the Cincinnati Reds. Also known as a college foot...
  • Lou Holtz
    Louis Leo "Lou" Holtz (born January 6, 1937) is a retired American football coach, and active sportscaster, author, and motivational speaker in the United States. He served as the head football coach...
  • Bo Schembechler (1929 - 2006)
    Glenn Edward "Bo" Schembechler, Jr. (April 1, 1929 – November 17, 2006) was an American football player, coach, and athletics administrator. He served as the head football coach at Miami Unive...
  • Woody Hayes (1913 - 1987)
    Wayne Woodrow "Woody" Hayes (February 14, 1913 – March 12, 1987) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at Denison University (1946–1948), Miami Universi...
  • John Ferraro (1924 - 2001)
    John Ferraro (1924–2001) was the longest-serving Los Angeles City Council member in the history of the city—thirty-five years, from 1966 until his death in 2001—and the president...

College Football Hall of Fame Web site:

http://www.collegefootball.org/

The National Football Foundation's College Football Hall of Fame represents the highest level of achievement for players and coaches, a shrine for amateur football. Of the nearly 5 million players and coaches who have participated in college football in the last 141 years, just over a thousand have been inducted into the Hall.

Gold Medal Award Recipients

  • Amos Alonzo Stagg
  • Bill Bowerman
  • Bill Cosby
  • Billy Joe McCombs
  • Bobby Bowden
  • Byron White
  • Charles R. Meyer
  • Chester J. LaRoche
  • Clinton E. Frank
  • David Packard
  • Donald R. Keough
  • Donold B. Lourie
  • Douglas A. MacArthur
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Earl H. Blaik
  • Edgar B. Speer
  • Eugene F. Corrigan
  • F. M. Kirby
  • Frederick L. Hovde
  • George H. Bush
  • George Steinbrenner III
  • Gerald B. Zornow
  • Gerald R. Ford
  • Harold Alfond
  • Herbert C. Hoover
  • Jack Kemp
  • Jackie Robinson
  • Joe Paterno
  • John Glenn
  • John F. Kennedy
  • John F. McGillicuddy
  • John H. McConnell
  • John Wayne
  • Jon F. Hanson
  • Juan T. Trippe
  • Justin W. Dart
  • Keith Jackson
  • Louis H. Wilson
  • Norman Schwartzkopf
  • Paul Brown
  • Pete Dawkins
  • Phil Knight
  • Richard M. Nixon
  • Robert M. Gates
  • Roger M. Blough
  • Roger Staubach
  • Ronald W. Reagan
  • Roscoe C. Brown, Jr.
  • Thomas H. Moorer
  • Thomas J. Hamilton
  • Thomas S. Murphy
  • Tommy R. Franks
  • Walter J. Zable
  • William H. Morton
  • William I. Spencer
  • William P. Lawrence
  • William V. Campbell
  • Vincent dePaul Draddy