Kinnaird. Eddie George

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  • An Ohio State Legend Is Born

    An Ohio State Legend Is Born
    Eddie George was born on September 24, 1973
  • Not Hot War

    Eddie George was born during the Cold War.
  • Nice Coach!

    Mickey Sullivan, football coach of Fork Union Military School, created a conditioning program that enabled George to get faster and stronger.
  • Military School

    Eddie George's mother made him go to military school (Fork Union Military School), which improved his discipline.
  • I Love You, Mom

    Eddie George's mother improved his discipline by sending him to a military school.
  • Fumble Rooskie!

    Eddie George fumbled the football twice in the game against Illinois, which caused Ohio State to lose the football game.
  • Heisman Winner!

    Eddie George won the Heisman Trophy, an award given out to the best college football player in the nation each season, and was also named an All-Amarecan.
  • Earthquake!

    Earthquake!
    Eddie George won the Heisman Trophy during the Great Hanshin Earthquake.
  • Game-Winning Field Goal Kicker

    Game-Winning Field Goal Kicker
    Al De Greco, the Tennessee Titans' kicker, kicked the game-winning field goal against the Philadelphia Eagles, a very good team, and George's team won the game.
  • Graduation Day

    Eddie George went back to Ohio State to get his degree in landscape architecture, and he got it.
  • A US Tragedy

    A US Tragedy
    Eddie George received his degree in June 2001, just three months before 9/11.
  • Survivor

    Survivor
    Eddie George's wife, Taj, was a contestant on Survivor: Tocantins.