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Billy Cannon

Louisiana State University

1958 Heisman Trophy Winner
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From the archives: Larry Grantham was a 'survivor'

Jackson Clarion Ledger
Of course, LSU defeated that '59 team Halloween night 7-3 on Billy Cannon's 89-yard punt return in the fourth quarter. "I was getting off a block and hit Cannon pretty good, but then another one of our players hit him and sort of straightened him up ...

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Ole Miss and New York Jets Great Larry Grantham Passes Away

OXFORD, Miss. – Ole Miss and the State of Mississippi lost another sports legend Saturday, June 17, 2017, with the passing of football star Larry Grantham, 78, who was also a member of the Super Bowl III champion New York Jets. Stringer Funeral Home in ...

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The Advocate's Fun and Fitness calendar for June 20

The Advocate
Picture and autograph session, with Roger Cador, Billy Cannon, Nikki Fargas, Chad Jones, Rudy Macklin, Tasmin Mitchell, Stanley Roberts, Tyrus Thompson, Marcus Thornton, Lenard Tillery and Beth Torina among those slated to attend. Admission: Free ...

1959 Heisman Trophy Winner Billy Cannon News

LSU football countdown Day 79: Billy Cannon becomes a Houston Oiler

Under the goal posts in Tulane Stadium after LSU's 21-0 loss to Ole Miss in the 1960 Sugar Bowl, Tigers' running back Billy Cannon re-enacted for publicity his signing with the AFL's Houston Oilers. Cannon had already signed with the Oilers prior to ...

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