College Football Hall of Fame

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College Football Hall of Fame

Hall of fame and museum devoted to college football add

Category: Football

Founded in 1951.

Countries: United States (94%), India (2%), Ireland (1%)

Main connections: Bo McMillin, Terry Baker, Jim Sochor

Linked to: College athletics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Princeton University, Rutgers University

 

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1953

Harold Muller - In 1953, Muller was inducted by the San Diego Hall of Champions into the Breitbard Hall of Fame honoring San Diego's finest athletes both on and off the playing surface. and the College Football Hall of Fame in 1951

 

Ira Rodgers - Rodgers has been a long-time member of the West Virginia University Athletics Hall of Fame and was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1953


1954

Frank Carideo - Carideo was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1954

 

Hugo Bezdek - He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1954

 

John Heisman - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1954

 

Ray Morrison - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1954

 

Bob Higgins (American football) - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1954

 

Frank Cavanaugh (American football) - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1954

 

Hugo Bezdek - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1954

 

Bob Higgins (American football) - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1954

 

Herb Joesting - In 1954, Joesting was named to the College Football Hall of Fame

 

Bennie Oosterbaan - In 1954, he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame


1955

Matty Bell - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1955

 

Eddie N. Robinson - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1955


1956

Bill Dudley - Dudley was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1956, the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1966, and the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame in 1972


1957

Pete Mauthe - Mauthe was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1957


1959

Stan Keck - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1959


1961

Edwin Hale - He was elected to the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame in 1961, and the College Football Hall of Fame in 1963

 

Charlie Caldwell - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1961


1962

Philip King (American football) - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1962

 

Guy Chamberlin - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1962 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1965

 

Jake Gaither - He was named College Division Coach of the Year by the American Football Coaches Association in 1962, and was voted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1975

 

John McEwan - McEwan was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1962


1965

Tom Hamilton (American football) - Hamilton was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1965


1968

Zora G. Clevenger - Clevenger was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1968

 

Zora G. Clevenger - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1968

 

Adam Walsh (American football) - Walsh was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1968

 

Adam Walsh (American football) - Walsh was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1968, the Helms Hall of Fame, and the Maine Sports Hall of Fame in 1976


1969

Walter Steffen - He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1969

 

George H. Brooke - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1969

 

George H. Brooke - In 1969, he was posthumously inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame


1970

John J. Tigert - As a fitting final tribute to a professor, education reformer and administrator, who fervently supported college sports, Tigert was inducted into the University of Florida Athletic Hall of Fame as an "Honorary Letter Winner," and was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1970

 

Josh Cody - He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1970 and the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame in 1999

 

Warren Schmakel - This group included Bruce Taylor, the 1970 NFL Rookie of The Year , Reggie Rucker, Pat Hughes, and Dick Farley, who played for the San Diego Chargers and went on to a Hall of Fame coaching career at Williams College


1971

Glenn Killinger - He was inducted to the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1971

 

Louis J. Salmon - Louis "Red Salmon was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1971

 

Francis Schmidt - Schmidt was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1971

 

Joseph H. Thompson - Thompson was inducted into the National Football Foundation's College Football Hall of Fame in 1971 and has been inducted into the Beaver County Sports Hall of Fame in 1977


1972

When the New York Attorney General's office began its own investigation the foundation moved to Kings Mills, Ohio, where a building finally was constructed adjacent to Kings Island in 1972 add something

 

John Beckett (American football) - Beckett was named to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1972, and was a charter member of both the University of Oregon Athletic Hall of Fame in 1992, and the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame in 1980

 

Bowden Wyatt - Wyatt was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1972 as a player and again in 1997 as a coach


1973

Johnny Cain - Cain was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in in 1973

 

James Phelan (American football) - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1973

 

Rip Engle - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1973

 

Rip Engle - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1973

 

James Phelan (American football) - Phelan was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1973


1974

Heartley Anderson - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1974


1975

Dale Van Sickel - He was later inducted into the University of Florida Athletic Hall of Fame as a "Gator Great," and he was the first Gator to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1975


1977

Sam Francis (American football) - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1977


1978

Vince Dooley - Dooley was inducted in the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame in 1978 and the College Football Hall of Fame in 1994

 

Gomer Jones - Jones was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1978

 

Gomer Jones - Jones was posthumously inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1978 as a player


1979

Johnny Vaught - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1979


1980

Terry Baker - Baker was inducted into the State of Oregon Sports Hall of Fame in 1980, the College Football Hall of Fame in 1982 and the Oregon State University Sports Hall of Fame in 1988

 

Jack Harding - Harding was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1980

 

Charlie Berry - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1980

 

Eddie LeBaron - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1980, into the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in 2004 and was a charter inductee into the Sac-Joaquin Section Hall of Fame in October 2010


1982

Ben Schwartzwalder - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1982

 

Ralph Jordan - Jordan was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1982


1983

Johnny Baker - Baker was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1983, the University of Southern California Athletics Hall of Fame in 1997, and the Phi Kappa Tau Hall of Fame in 2006

 

Lew Carpenter - Gillman was inducted as a coach into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1983 and the College Football Hall of Fame in 1989

 

Johnny Baker - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1983

 

Darrell Royal - Royal was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1983


1987

Chris Petersen - Petersen began his coaching career in 1987 as the head freshman coach at UC Davis under Hall of Fame coach Jim Sochor


1988

Lee Roy Selmon - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1988 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1995


1989

John Green (guard) - He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1989

 

Warren B. Woodson - He was inducted to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1989

 

Bump Elliott - In 1989, Elliott was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame


1992

Earl Banks - Banks was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1992

 

Jim Lynch - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1992


1993

Buddy Dial - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1993

 

Chuck Cecil - He was inducted into the Wildcats' Sports Hall of Fame in 1993 and into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2009


1995

The College Football Hall of Fame's South Bend building was constructed in 1995 add something

 

Jake Gibbs - In 1995, Gibbs was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame

 

Paul Robeson - In 1995, he was named to the College Football Hall of Fame


1997

George Rogers (American football) - In 1997, he received the honor of being inducted into the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame

 

Don James (American football) - In 1997, he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame

 

Don James (American football) - James was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1997


1999

Chuck Long - Chuck Long was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1999 and the Iowa Sports Hall of Fame in 2001

 

Jim Young (American football coach) - Young was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1999


2000

Muddy Waters (American football) - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2000 in the Small College category

 

Johnny Rodgers - In 2000 Johnny Rodgers was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame and was voted the "Most Valuable Player" in the history of the Big Eight Conference

 

Muddy Waters (American football) - Waters was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 2000


2001

James Cox (quarterback) - He was a 2001-02 National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete Award recipient

 

Ace Mumford - Mumford was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2001

 

Bill Yeoman - The College Football Hall of Fame inducted Yeoman in 2001, and two years later the Texas Sports Hall of Fame named him as an inductee


2002

Doug Dickey - After retiring in 2002, he was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 2003

 

Marcelino Huerta - Huerta was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 2002

 

Gary Spani - Spani was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 2002 and the Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Fame in 2003

 

Barry Switzer - Switzer was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 2002


2003

John Rauch - In 2003, Rauch was honored for his stellar career in the college ranks when he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame

 

Larry Munson - In 2003, he received the Chris Schenkel Award presented by the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame


2005

For example, to be eligible for the 2005 ballot, the player must have played his last year in 1955 or thereafter add something

 

Prentice Gautt - He was posthumously given the 2005 Outstanding Contribution to Amateur Football Award by The National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame in May 2005

 

Leo Lewis - He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in August 2005


2008

Rueben Mayes - May 1, 2008 was elected to the US College Football Hall of Fame

 

Robert McGarry IV - In April 2008, McGarry was honored by the National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame as a member of the 2008 NFF Hampshire Honor Society


2009

Ed Dyas - Dyas was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 2009

 

Dick MacPherson - He was inducted in to the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 2009

 

As a result, in September 2009, the Hall of Fame announced it would be moving to Atlanta add something


2010

Clark Shaughnessy - Shaughnessy was a semifinalist in the 2010 Pro Football Hall of Fame class, but was not selected


2011

Russell Maryland - Maryland was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2011 and to the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame in 2001

 

Clendon Thomas - Thomas was selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2011


2012

As of 2012, there are 829 players enshrined in the College Football Hall of Fame, representing 186 institutions add something

 

Phillip Fulmer - On May 15, 2012 Phillip Fulmer was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame

 

This location closed December 30, 2012, add something


2013

The new building broke ground on January 28, 2013 add something


2014

The Hall of Fame is expected to open in the fall of 2014 add something

 

In August 2014, the College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience opened in downtown Atlanta add something


2016

As of 2016, there are 977 players and 211 coaches enshrined in the College Football Hall of Fame, representing 305 schools add something


2017

As of 2017, there are 987 players and 214 coaches enshrined in the College Football Hall of Fame, representing 306 schools add something


2018

As of 2018, there are 997 players and 217 coaches enshrined in the College Football Hall of Fame, representing 308 schools add something


2019

Thirteen players, two coaches and one inanimate object are slated for induction in 2019 add something