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"You know I’ve always had confidence in myself. I still think I could do more things better than any other back that ever lived.”
(Southern Methodist)...5'11'', 173...Ewell Doak Walker, Jr ... Three-time All-American, 1948 Heisman Trophy winner ... Played major role in Lions' successes, early 1950s ... Ran 67 yards for winning TD in 1952 title game ... Extremely versatile - rushed, passed, caught passes, returned punts and kickoffs, punted, placekicked and played defense in emergencies ... Scored 534 points, won two NFL scoring titles ... All-NFL five years ... Played in five Pro Bowls ... Born January 1, 1927, in Dallas, Texas ... Died September 27, 1998, at age of 71.
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