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College Football Hall of Fame

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  • Johnny Majors (1935 - 2020)
    was an All-American running back at the University of Tennessee, finishing second in the Heisman Trophy voting in 1956 to Paul Hornung. He became the head coach at Iowa State, leading them to their fir...
  • Sid Gillman (1911 - 2003)
    Sidney "Sid" Gillman (October 26, 1911 – January 3, 2003) was an American football player, coach, executive, and innovator. Gillman's insistence on stretching the football field by throwing deep down...
  • LaVell Edwards (1930 - 2016)
    Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Reuben LaVell Edwards (October 11, 1930 – December 29, 2016) was a American football head coach for Brigham Young University (BYU). With 257 career victories, he ranke...
  • Earl "Dutch" Clark (1906 - 1978)
    Earl Harry "Dutch" Clark (October 11, 1906 – August 5, 1978) was an American professional football player for the Detroit Lions in the National Football League. In his final two seasons he was the He...
  • John Ayers Merritt (1926 - 1983)
    ) John Ayers Merritt (January 26, 1926 – December 13, 1983) was a head football coach at Jackson State University and Tennessee State University. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of...

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