1,833 total votes
Doak Walker

Doak Walker

Ewell Doak Walker, Jr. was an American football player. He played college football as a halfback at Southern Methodist University, where he won the Heisman Trophy in 1948. Walker then played professionally in the in the National Football League with the Detroit Lions for six seasons, from 1950 to 1955. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1959 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1986. The Doak Walker Award, awarded annually since 1990 to the top running back in college football, is named after him. ... more on Wikipedia

Doak Walker is ranked on...

#645 of 1,420 The Best Football Players Ever 924.1k VOTES One of the hot topics of debate not only among NFL fans but pundits as well is who is the best football player of all time. ...
#68 of 221 The Best NFL Running Backs of All Time 352.1k VOTES This list of top NFL running backs of all time is ranked by football fans worldwide. Who are the best NFL running backs of a...
#15 of 109 The Best Detroit Lions of All Time 35.3k VOTES This is a list of the best Detroit Lions of all time. Formed in 1929 in Portsmouth, Ohio, the team known as the Lions put do...
#22 of 79 The Best Heisman Trophy Winners of All Time 26.4k VOTES A list of the best Heisman Trophy winners of all time. Since 1935, the Heisman Trophy has been handed out to the outstanding...
#25 of 60 The Best NFL Players From Texas 476 VOTES Here’s a list of the best NFL players from Texas! NFL players from Texas are some of the best ever to play the game of footb...
#53 of 146 The Best NFL Players To Have Their Numbers Retired 6.4k VOTES These are the best NFL players to have their numbers retired by the team where they made the biggest impact. Not every playe...
Famous People Whose Last Name Is Walker 11k VIEWS Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Walker. Do you recognize al...
#11 of 29 The Best Detroit Lions Running Backs of All Time 2k VOTES Big fan of Detroit football? Then check out this list of Detroit Lions running backs with photos and seasons as starters.&nb...
#34 of 39 The Greatest SMU Basketball Players of All Time 568 VOTES SMU basketball fans, we’re ranking the best SMU Mustangs of all-time. This list of SMU basketball players includes current a...
Athletes Who Have Appeared On Wheaties Boxes 57.6k VIEWS Wheaties boxes have been featuring famous athletes since 1934, and the cereal has helped many pro sports figures become hous...
35 Celebrities Who Were in Phi Delta Theta 1.9k VIEWS Since 1848, the men who have pledged Phi Delta Theta have taken the motto of "One Man is No Man" to heart. Among t...

Doak Walker is also found on...

Famous People Who Died in 1998 Famous Southern Methodist University Alumni Famous People Born in 1927 SI's All-time College All-Stars Winners List Heisman Trophy Winners List List of Famous Football Punters List of Famous Football Halfbacks Famous People Who Died in Colorado List of Famous Football Placekickers