He won the Heisman Trophy taking part in halfback at Tx A&M University or college in 1957 and was a four-time Pro Dish selection within the NFL. He went to Springhill SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in Louisiana. From 1965-1968, he performed for the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA 49ers. He was created in Marion, Louisiana. Quarterback John Brodie was his teammate within the 49ers.