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Vic Janowicz wins Heisman Trophy...



Item # 581035

December 13, 1950

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Detroit, Michigan, December 13, 1950 

* Vic Janowicz wins Heisman Trophy
* NCAA college football
* Ohio State Buckeyes


This 44 page newspaper has a three column photo of Vic Janowicz receiving the Heisman Trophy with brief text (see photos).

Other news of the day throughout. Minor margin wear with small binding holes along spine, otherwise in good condition.

wikipedia notes: Victor Felix "Vic" Janowicz (February 26, 1930 – February 27, 1996) was an American football halfback in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at Ohio State University and was drafted in the seventh round of the 1952 NFL Draft. Janowicz was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1976.

Janowicz played college football at Ohio State University. A tailback in the single wing, he won the Heisman Trophy in 1950 as a junior. Woody Hayes, who coached Janowicz's senior year, said of him, "He was not only a great runner, but also passed, was a placekicker and punter, played safety on defense and was an outstanding blocker. Janowicz epitomized the 'triple-threat' football player."

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