Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
One of the greatest running backs in SEC history, he was the 1977 SEC Player of the Year and finished fifth in the Heisman Trophy balloting in 1978.A two-time All-American he set nine SEC records and topped 27 LSU marks. He rushed for more than 4,000 yards with 40 TDs. He played seven seasons in the NFL for Cincinnati, including Super Bowl XVI.
Erected by Gary & Dakin Dubroc.
Location. 30° 24.725′ N, 91° 11.113′ 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. John Garlington (here, next to this marker); Billy Truax (here, next to this marker); George Bevan (here, next to this marker); James Britt (here, next to this marker); Tommy Casanova (here, next to this marker); George Rice (here, next to this marker); Robert Dugas (here, next to this marker); Ron Estay (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
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