Professional Football Player. As a running back he became a two time college All-American for the University of Pittsburgh. He led the Panthers to a national championship in 1937 and was runner for the prestigious Heisman Trophy in 1938. After college he played professional football for the Chicago Cardinals, where his team won the 1947 National Football League Championship. He was selected an All-Pro player six times during his career, which was interrupted for three seasons by a World War II stint in the United States Navy. In 1958 he was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame.
Bio by: Bigwoo