Standout University of Pittsburgh football player who became a Hall of Fame running back with the Dallas Cowboys. He won the 1976 Heisman Trophy and helped lead the Cowboys to victory in Super Bowl XII.
At Hopewell High School in Western PA, he won the running back battle after catching a 75-yard screen pass.
There is a drive named in his honor near Heinz Field in Pittsburgh.
He married Janet Simon in 1981 and they divorced in 1985. He then married Janet Harmon Dorsett in 2000.
He and Tim Tebow finished their careers near the top of the list of most rushing touchdowns in NCAA history.