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37 Persons in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame:

Ara Parseghian

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ara Raoul Parseghian
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback for NFL team Cleveland Browns. Coach for team University of Notre Dame. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1980. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2007. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1964. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1997. Indiana Football Hall of Fame.

Bear Bryant

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul William Bryant
Nickname(s):
Bear
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Winning football head coach at the University of Alabama for 25 years. Subject of movie Junction Boys. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1983. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1969. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1965. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1993. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1981. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2007. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2000. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1983. Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame 1988.

Bill Yeoman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bill Yeoman
Birth Date:
Age today:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center. Team United States Military Academy ("Army"). Coach, teams Michigan State University, University of Houston. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2011. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. University of Houston Cougars Hall of Honor 1998. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Bobby Layne

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Lawrence Layne
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59, 18 days before his 60th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, Teams University of Texas, Chicago Bears, New York Bulldogs, Detroit Lions, Pittsburgh Steelers. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1963. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1973. College Football Hall of Fame 1968. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1998. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967. Texas Sports Hall of Fame 1960. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Charles McClendon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Youmans McClendon
Nickname(s):
Cholly Mac
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach of team at Louisiana State University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1992. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1972. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2003. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1982.

Dat Nguyen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Dat Tan Nguyen
Birth Date:
Age today:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. As player and later coach, teams Texas A&M University, Dallas Cowboys. Chuck Bednarik Award 1998. College Football Hall of Fame 2017. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2007. Jack Lambert Trophy 1998. Rotary Lombardi Award 1998. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2017.

Doak Walker

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ewell Doak Walker Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1948, team Southern Methodist University, as halfback. Team Detroit Lions. College Football Hall of Fame 1959. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1967. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1997. Maxwell Award 1947. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1998. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1973. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2011. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Eagle Day

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Herman Sidney Day
Nickname(s):
Eagle
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Punter. Teams University of Mississippi, Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Washington Redskins, Calgary Stampeders, Toronto Argonauts. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2003. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1981. Ole Miss Athletics Hall of Fame 1988.

Ernie Davis

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ernest R. Davis
Nickname(s):
The Elmira Express
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
23
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1961, team Syracuse University, as halfback/linebacker/fullback. Subject of movie The Express. Never played professional footnball, although he signed after his senior year with team Cleveland Browns. Died of leukemia before he could play. College Football Hall of Fame 1979. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Chic Harley Award 1961.

Frank Broyles

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Franklin Broyles
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, then coach. Team University of Arkansas. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1967. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1971. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1991. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1999. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1960. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 2007. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1988.

Fred Akers

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Fred Akers
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, kicker, punter. Team University of Arkansas. Head coach, teams University of Wyoming, University of Texas, Purdue University. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1984. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2016. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1999.

Hank Lauricella

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis Edward Lauricella
Nickname(s):
Mr. Everything
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, quarterback. Teams University of Tennessee, Dallas Texans. Member of the Louisiana state legislature, both houses. Real estate developer. College Football Hall of Fame 1981. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2005. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1983. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Jackie Sherrill

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jackie Wayne Sherrill
Birth Date:
Age today:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback and linebacker, team University of Alabama. Coach, teams Washington State University, University of Pittsburgh, Texas A&M University, Mississippi State University. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2010. Mississippi State Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1981. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 2016.

James Street

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Lowell Street
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Team University of Texas. Also pitcher on baseball team, pitched a no-hitter. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1999. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1999. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1982. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Jerry Sisemore

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jerald Grant Sisemore
Birth Date:
Age today:
67, 4 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle / guard. Teams University of Texas, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. Eagles Hall of Fame 1991. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2007. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1980. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1994.

Jess Neely

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jess Claiborne Neely
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head football coach at teams Southwestern University, Clemson University, Rice University. Also head baseball coach at the University of Alabama, Clemson University and Rice University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1967. College Football Hall of Fame 1971. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Jim Swink

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James E. Swink
Nickname(s):
The Rusk Rambler
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Later a surgeon. Halfback. Teams Texas Christian University, Dallas Texans. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1989. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2000. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1989. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Joe Montana

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Clifford Montana Jr.
Nickname(s):
Joe Cool
The Comeback Kid
Bird Legs
Golden Joe
Birth Date:
Age today:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quaterback. Teams San Francisco 49ers, Kansas City Chiefs. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2000. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2010. 49ers Hall of Fame 2009. Bert Bell Award 1989. California Hall of Fame 2012. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1989. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1990. NFL Player of the Year 1987. NFL Player of the Year 1989.

John Kimbrough

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Kimbrough
Nickname(s):
Haskell Hurricane
Jarrin' John
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback / quarterback. Teams Texas A&M University, New York Americans, Los Angeles Dons. Head coach, teams Baylor University, West Texas A&M University. Member of the Texas Legislature as a Democrat. Fighter pilot in the Pacific during World War II. Movies Sundown Jim, The Lone Star Ranger. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2000. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2001. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Keyshawn Johnson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Ladarious Keyshawn Johnson
Birth Date:
Age today:
45, 2 days before his 46th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams University of Southern California, New York Jets, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Dallas Cowboys, Carolina Panthers. TV show Dancing with the Stars. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2008. Paul Warfield Trophy 1995. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2007.

Kyle Rote

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Kyle Rote
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, wide receiver. Teams Southern Methodist University, New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 1964. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2003. New Rochelle Walk of Fame 2017. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1969. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Lance Alworth

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lance Dwight Alworth
Birth Date:
Age today:
77, 14 days before his 78th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams San Diego Chargers, Dallas Cowboys. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1988. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1978. San Diego Hall of Champions 1972. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1979. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1977. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2005. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1972. NFL Player of the Year 1967. NFL Player of the Year 1969. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2014. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1988.

Lou Holtz

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Louis Leo Holtz
Birth Date:
Age today:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach at Arkansas, Minnesota, South Carolina and Notre Dame. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1983. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2012. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1998. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2008. Woody Hayes Trophy 1977. Woody Hayes Trophy 1988. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 1988. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1977. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1988. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1998. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1977. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 2016.

Loyd Phillips

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Loyd Phillips
Birth Date:
Age today:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle/end, teams University of Arkansas, Chicago Bears. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Outland Trophy 1966. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2000. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2014. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1990.

Phil Harris

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Wonga Philip Harris
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Alice Faye, until he died.
Older than Alice Faye by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Radio show The Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2010. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6508 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6651 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 123 N. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 24 June 1994.

Roger Staubach

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roger Thomas Staubach
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1963, team Naval Academy, as quarterback. Pro football team Dallas Cowboys after service in the Navy. Real estate business. Part owner NASCAR racing group. College Football Hall of Fame 1981. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1983. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1985. Maxwell Award 1963. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2000. Dick Enberg Award 2016. Bert Bell Award 1971. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 1991. Chic Harley Award 1963. NFL Player of the Year 1976. Theodore Roosevelt Award 2000. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1979. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1983. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1978.

Russell Maryland

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Russell James Maryland
Birth Date:
Age today:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Miami, Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders, Green Bay Packers. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 2001. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Outland Trophy 1990. University of Miami Ring of Honor 2014. UPI Lineman of the Year 1990.

Sammy Baugh

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Adrian Baugh
Nickname(s):
Slingin' Sammy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, defensive back and punter. Teams Texas Christian University, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1999. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2010. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2008. NFL Player of the Year 1947. NFL Player of the Year 1948. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Scott Appleton

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gordon Scott Appleton
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50, 11 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Died age 50, of heart failure. Teams University of Texas, Houston Oilers, San Diego Chargers, Portland Storm. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Outland Trophy 1963. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1972. UPI Lineman of the Year 1963. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1986.

Steve Worster

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Steve Worster
Birth Date:
Age today:
69, 12 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, fullback. Teams University of Texas, Hamilton Tiger-Cats. One of the original participants in the wishbone formation. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2003. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1986. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1992. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Tony Boselli

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Don Anthony Boselli Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Teams University of Southern California, Jacksonville Jaguars, Houston Texans. College Football Hall of Fame 2014. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2016. Morris Trophy 1994.

Troy Aikman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Troy Kenneth Aikman
Birth Date:
Age today:
51
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback for teams UCLA, Dallas Cowboys. Group The Triplets (Dallas Cowboys). Part owner in auto racing. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2006. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 2005. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1999. Davey O'Brien Award 1988. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2005. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1997.
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