The General Bob Lee 1973-1974 Pacific QB upset the Vikings on MNF, and was the toast of the city for two years.
Others: Mike Brunson (1970 Arizona State WR/RB). Corey Dixon (1994 Nebraska WR). Shawn Mills (2001 Southern Miss WR). Laurent Robinson (2007-2008 Illinois State WR).
Drew Davis (2012-2014 WR Oregon).
NFL greats Johnny Unitas, Lance “Bambi” Alworth, and QB Bernie Kosar.
Tech retired 19 for Heisman runner-up Clint Castleberry.
UGA: All Americans defensive backs Scott Woerner and John Little. Record breaking QB/WR Hines Ward.
Braves: infielder Denis Menke. Outfielder Terry Harper. Veteran pinch-hitter Craig Nettles. Playoff hero Francisco Cabrera. Pitcher John Burkett caught fire in Atlanta. Free agent signee Vinny Castilla moved Chipper to the outfield. The ever popular Adam LaRoche. Volitile shortstop Yunel Escobar.
NBA: Knicks hall of famer Willis Reed: 2 championships, 7 all star games, won MVP.