NFL Hall of Fame Running Back
Career Highlights: Considered one of the greatest running backs in NFL history, Hall of Famer Marcus Allen is third on the NFL’s all-time rushing touchdown list with 123 touchdowns. A six-time Pro Bowler, Allen enjoyed an impressive 16-year career with the Oakland Raiders and Kansas City Chiefs. He was MVP of Super Bowl XVIII when the Raiders defeated the Washington Redskins. Allen posted 3,022 career carries for 12,243 yards with 5,411 receiving yards. His many accolades include: 1982 NFL Rookie of the Year, 1985 NFL MVP, 1982 and 1985 First-Team All-Pro, and 1993 NFL Comeback Player of the Year. As a senior at the University of Southern California, Allen won the 1981 Heisman Trophy setting an all-time single-season rushing record with 2,342 yards. He has the distinction of being the only player in history to win a Heisman Trophy, an NCAA National Championship, a Super Bowl, and be named NFL MVP and Super Bowl MVP. A consensus All-American, Allen was named College Player and Pac-10 Player of the Year, won the Maxwell Award, and the Walter Camp Award. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2000.