Currently alive, at 72 years of age.
1948 – He was born on the 2nd of September Shreveport, Louisiana U.S.A.
1969 – He was considered by most pro scouts to be the most outstanding college football player.
1971 – He was drafted to Pittsburgh Steelers (American football team).
1978 – He was named as the NFL’s Most Valuable Player by the Associated Press (a American news agency owned by its contributing newspapers, radio and TV stations in the United States.
1983 – He retired as professional football player.
1984 – He signed a television contract with CBS to become a NFL game analyst.
1990 – He was promoted into television studio analyst for "The NFL Today".
1996 – He was voted into the College Football Hall of Fame.
1999 – He was ranked number 44 on "The Sporting News" (American based football magazine) list of the 100 Greatest Football Players.
2001 – He entered the world of NASCAR (the largest sanctioning body of motorsports in the United States).