Start My Family Tree Welcome to Geni, home of the world's largest family tree.
Join Geni to explore your genealogy and family history in the World's Largest Family Tree.

College Football Hall of Fame

« Back to Projects Dashboard

Project Tags

view all

Profiles

  • Vernon "Catfish" Smith (1908 - 1988)
    ) Vernon "Catfish" Smith (January 14, 1908 – September 29, 1988) was an American football, basketball, and baseball player, coach, and military officer. A three-sport athlete at the University...
  • Murray Shelton (1893 - 1985)
    Murray Norcross Shelton (April 20, 1893 – August 14, 1985) was an American football player. Born in Dunkirk, New York, Shelton graduated from Cornell University in 1916 and was a member of the...
  • Bill Warner (1881 - 1944)
    Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Apr 6 2016, 19:37:45 UTC William J. "Bill" Warner (January 24, 1881 – February 2, 1944) was an American football player and coach. Warner gra...
  • <private> Gabriel
    Roman Ildonzo Gabriel Jr. (born August 5, 1940) is a former American football player. He played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) as a quarterback and is considered by many to have...
  • George Little (1889 - 1957)
    ) George Edkin Little (May 27, 1889 – February 23, 1957) was an American football player, and coach of football, basketball, and baseball, and college athletics administrator. He served as the...

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