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Samaje Perine passes Heisman Trophy winner Billy Sims to become Oklahoma's all-time rush yards leader.

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Davis, Ernie (1940-1963) Ernie Davis with the Heisman Trophy, 1961 Ernie Davis is best known for being one of the greatest football players in college football history and the first black person to win the Heisman trophy. In the process, Davis became an icon for an integrated America and for African Americans achieving the American Dream in a manner similar to Jackie Robinson desegregating Major League Baseball in 1947.

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Vincent Edward "Bo" Jackson (born November 30, 1962) is a former American baseball and football player. He was the first athlete to be named an All-Star in two major American sports, and also won the Heisman Trophy in 1985.

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Charles Woodson Heisman Trophy Winner Oakland Raiders Los Angeles Raiders Silver and Black

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The Heisman Trophy winner isn’t always the best player (Inforgraphic)

Awesome #GIF-Infographic: The #Heisman Trophy winner isn’t always the best player. #NFL #Football

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Colorado standout, 1994 Heisman winner Rashaan Salaam's death ruled a suicide

The Sports Xchange The death of former Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam was officially ruled a suicide, according to an autopsy report.

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Heisman winner Rashaan Salaam's death ruled suicide; CTE tests refused

A history of depression, symptoms of CTE, and recent extreme stresses, but this Heisman trophy winner was still able to buy the gun that took his own life.