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  • Rear Admiral Donald B. Whitmire (1922 - 1991)
    US Navy Rear Admiral. Born in Pulaski, Tennessee, he attended the University of Alabama (1939-42) and was an All-American tackle on the Crimson Tide football team. In 1942, he enlisted in the US Mari...
  • Captain Slade Cutter (1991 - 2005)
    Slade Deville Cutter (November 1, 1911 – June 9, 2005) was a career U.S. naval officer who was awarded four Navy Crosses and tied for second place for Japanese ships sunk in World War II. He graduate...
  • Rear Admiral Thomas J. Hamilton (1905 - 1994)
    ) Thomas James "Tom" Hamilton (December 26, 1905 – April 3, 1994) was an American football player, coach, college athletics administrator, and naval aviator who rose to the rank of rear admiral in th...
  • Hal Bedsole (1941 - 2017)
    Harold Jay "Hal" Bedsole (December 21, 1941 – December 22, 2017) was an American football player. He played as a tight end and end early in his career during the single platoon days. Bedsole prepped ...

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