October 2nd, 20150433Quarterback
Claimed the Walter Payton Award in 1992 as the best player in FCS (then Division I-AA).
Named a First Team All-American and Marshall team captain in 1992.
Quarterbacked the Thundering Herd to their first national crown in 1992 and an appearance in the 1991 national title game.
Becomes the fourth...
October 2nd, 20150853Linebacker
Two-time Consensus First Team All-America selection and the only two-time Butkus Award Winner in history.
Played on the same OU national championship team with Hall of Famers Tony Casillas (defensive tackle) and Keith Jackson (tight end).
Received Academic All-America honors in 1986, the same season...
September 25th, 20150453Linebacker
Twice named a First Team All-American, earning unanimous honors in 1995.
Led Texas Tech to three straight bowls and selected as a 1995 Butkus Award Finalist.
Twice named the Consensus Southwest Conference Player of the Year who led the Red Raiders to the 1994 SWC Title.
Becomes the fifth Red...
September 25th, 20150192Split End
Named a 1970 Consensus First Team All-American, who led the Fighting Irish in receiving for three consecutive seasons.
Selected as the first African-American captain at Notre Dame in 1971.
Claimed honors as an NFF National Scholar Athlete in 1971.
Becomes the 45th Notre Dame player inducted into the...
September 25th, 20150227Running Back
Named a Consensus First Team All-American in 1976, finishing third in the Heisman Trophy voting.
Selected team captain and Big Ten MVP his senior season.
Helped lead the Wolverines to two Big Ten championships.
Becomes the 30th Wolverine player inducted.
The late Rob Lytle, one of the workhorse...
September 18th, 20150515Defensive End
Selected as a 1977 Unanimous First Team All-American.
Named the 1977 SEC Defensive Player of the Year and twice selected as a First-Team All SEC player.
Helped Kentucky to a 19-4 record his final two seasons, including the 1976 SEC Championship.
Becomes the fifth Wildcat player to be inducted into...
September 11th, 20150220Halfback
Twice claimed First Team All-America honors and finished sixth in the 1966 Heisman Trophy balloting.
Helped lead Spartans to back-to-back Big Ten titles in 1965-66.
Inducted into Michigan State Athletics Hall of Fame in 2012.
Becomes the eighth Spartan inducted into the College Football Hall of...
September 11th, 20150168Split End
Named a First Team All-American in 1977 and twice as a First Team All-SEC performer.
Led Florida in receiving three straight seasons and named team captain as a senior.
Claimed Florida’s Ferguson Award, based on outstanding leadership, character and courage.
Becomes the eighth Gator player inducted...
September 2nd, 20150175Head Coach
187–94–1 (at the end of the 2014 season)
Kansas State (1989-2005) & (2009-present)
Becomes only the fourth active coach in history to be inducted into the Hall.
Led Kansas State to 16 of the school’s 18 bowl appearances.
Coached five NFF National Scholar-Athletes.
Named Coach of the Year in the Big Eight...