PG | | Biography, Drama, Sport
A drama based on the life of college football hero Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy.
The scene where Ernie Davis is introduced on the field during a Cleveland Brown's home pre-season game was filmed at Wrigley Field in Chicago. The uniquely styled rooftop lights and press box are visible behind Rob Brown.
21 straight lines five yards apart. That is a football field. But there are other lines you don'T see that run deeper and wider. All the way through the country, and aren't part of any game.
When the Syracuse team is going to Dallas for the Cotton Bowl, several shots show the team on one bus with empty seats. No college football team could fit on one bus. By the 1960s, football and basketball teams routinely flew to far-off game sites.
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