Three year letterman at tackle for the Cowboys. All-Border Conference, 1943. Member of the 1942 undefeated Sunbowl team. Joined the Chicago Bears of the NFL in 1944, played 13 years and was selected All-Pro six times. Was hailed as “The Meanest Man in Pro Football”. Elected to Helms Football Hall of Fame, 1956 & The Chicago Sports Hall of Fame 1984.