Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
A devastating blocker and tackler for the White Team, he played three sports in high school and brought his athletic talents to the Tigers. An All-SEC choice as a junior, he earned All-America honors as a senior in 1965. He helped lead the Tigers to three bowl appearances during his career, and then went on to play four seasons for the Houston Oilers of the AFL.
Erected by Steve and Nancy Walker.
Location. 30° 24.725′ N, 91° 11.114′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is on West Stadium Road north of South Stadium Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70803, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Bevan (here, next to this marker); Billy Truax (here, next to this marker); Mike Anderson (here, next to this marker); James Britt (here, next to this marker); John Garlington (here, next to this marker); Tommy Casanova (here, next to this marker); Fred Miller (here, next to this marker); Jerry Stovall (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
Regarding George Rice.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 16, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 104 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 16, 2017.