NFL halfback for the Washington Redskins in the 1950's. He is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame and the Washington Redskins Ring of Fame.
He was a two-time All-American twice at the University of North Carolina.
He compiled 1,284 rushing yards across his 43-game NFL career.
He married Sarah Justice, and they had a son and a daughter together.
In 1949, he finished second in Heisman voting to Leon Hart.