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Earl Campbell

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Campbell, Earl -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Campbell, Earl.,
    • Houston Oilers (Football team) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Football players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Football players.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the Houston Oilers" record-setting running back who won the Heisman Trophy in 1977.

      Edition Notes

      StatementS. H. Burchard.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesSports star
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV939.C36 B8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4095117M
      ISBN 10015278019X, 0152780211
      LC Control Number80007979


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In an excerpt from journalist Asher Price’s forthcoming book, Earl Campbell: Yards After Contact, Royal, Dabbs, and their crew show Earl—and his mother, Ann—that the Longhorns would give him the best chance to succeed, on the field and off. Earl Campbell Yards After Contact (Book): Price, Asher: Earl Campbell was a force in American football, winning a state championship in high school, rushing his way to a Heisman trophy for the University of Texas, and earning MVP as he took the Houston Oilers to the brink of the Super Bowl.

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