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35 Persons awarded the UPI Lineman of the Year:

About:
The UPI no longer exists. Inductees, college football linemen, were voted on by NCAA coaches
Years Active:
1950-1996

Alex Karras

Real/Birth Name:
Alexander George Karras
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Susan Clark, until he died.
Older than Susan Clark by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Tackle for the team Detroit Lions. Movies Blazing Saddles, Porky's. TV series Webster. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Outland Trophy 1957. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1977. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1957.

Bill Fralic

Real/Birth Name:
William P. Fralic Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard, tackle. Height 6' 5". Teams University of Pittsburgh, Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions. UPI Lineman of the Year 1984. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1983. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 2000.

Bill McColl

Real/Birth Name:
William Frazer McColl Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

A surgeon. End, teams Stanford University, Chicago Bears. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1965. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1951.

Bob Pellegrini

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Francis Pellegrini
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center,linebacker. Teams University of Maryland, Philadelphia Eagles, Washington Redskins. UPI Lineman of the Year 1955. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1955. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1985.

Bobby Bell

Real/Birth Name:
Bobby Lee Bell
Also Known As:
Bobby Lee Bell Sr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker/defensive end. Team Kansas City Chiefs. Chiefs Hall of Fame 1980. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983. Outland Trophy 1962. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2016. UPI Lineman of the Year 1962.

Brad Budde

Real/Birth Name:
Brad Edward Budde
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard. Teams University of Southern California, Kansas City Chiefs. UPI Lineman of the Year 1979. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. Rotary Lombardi Award 1979.

Bubba Smith

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Aaron Smith
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

6' 7" defensive end. Teams University of Michigan, Baltimore Colts, Oakland Raiders, Houston Oilers. Movies Stroker Ace, Silence of the Hams, Police Academy and its next five sequels. Miller Lite commercials. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 1992. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1993. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1988. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1966.

Chad Hennings

Real/Birth Name:
Chad William Hennings
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, teams United States Air Force Academy, Dallas Cowboys. Four years as an Air Force pilot. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1999. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 2002. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1987. Outland Trophy 1987. UPI Lineman of the Year 1987. National High School Hall of Fame 2005. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2014.

Chris Zorich

Real/Birth Name:
Christppher Robert Zorich
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, teamsUniversity of Notre Dame, Chicago Bears, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1989. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1990. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2009. Rotary Lombardi Award 1990. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1989. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1997.

Dave Rimington

Real/Birth Name:
David Brian Rimington
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center. Teams Cincinnati Bengals, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. Outland Trophy 1981. Outland Trophy 1982. Rotary Lombardi Award 1982. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 2004. UPI Lineman of the Year 1982. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1983.

Dean Steinkuhler

Real/Birth Name:
Dean Elmer Steinkuhler
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard / tackle. Teams University of Nebraska, Houston Oilers. UPI Lineman of the Year 1983. Outland Trophy 1983. Rotary Lombardi Award 1983. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1984.

Dick Butkus

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Marvin Butkus
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Illinois, Chicago Bears middle linebacker. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979. TV series Blue Thunder, Hang Time. Movies Any Given Sunday, Necessary Roughness. Spokesman for Miller Lite. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1963. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1964. UPI Lineman of the Year 1964. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2002. Walter Camp Man of the Year 2007.

Howard Twilley

Real/Birth Name:
Howard James Twilley Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams University of Tulsa, Miami Dolphins. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1990. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1995. UPI Lineman of the Year 1965.

Hugh Green

Real/Birth Name:
Hugh Donell Green
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
59, 20 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Miami Dolphins. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 2009. Maxwell Award 1980. Rotary Lombardi Award 1980. Walter Camp Award 1980. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1980. UPI Lineman of the Year 1980.

J.D. Roberts

Real/Birth Name:
John David Roberts
Also Known As:
J. D. Roberts
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Oklahoma. Coach, team New Orleans Saints. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1997. Outland Trophy 1953. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1994. UPI Lineman of the Year 1953.

Jerome Brown

Real/Birth Name:
Willie Jerome Brown III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
27
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Miami, Philadelphia Eagles. Died from an auto crash when he lost control of his ZR1 Chevrolet Corvette at high speed and crashed into a utility pole. Eagles Hall of Fame 1996. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2004. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 1997. University of Miami Ring of Honor 2014. UPI Lineman of the Year 1986.

Jerry Tubbs

Real/Birth Name:
Gerald J. Tubbs
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Oklahoma, Chicago Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys. Cowboys linebackers coach for 21 years. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1956. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1971. UPI Lineman of the Year 1956.

Jim Stillwagon

Real/Birth Name:
Jim Stillwagon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68, 7 days before his 69th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams Ohio State University, Toronto Argonauts. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1970. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1979. Outland Trophy 1970. Rotary Lombardi Award 1970. UPI Lineman of the Year 1970.

Joe Romig

Real/Birth Name:
Joe Romig
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard, team University of Colorado. Rhodes scholar, became an astrophysicist. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1989. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1973. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1961. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1987. UPI Lineman of the Year 1961. National High School Hall of Fame 1990.

John Hicks

Real/Birth Name:
John Charles Hicks Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lineman. Teams Ohio State University, New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1985. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2009. Outland Trophy 1973. Rotary Lombardi Award 1973. UPI Lineman of the Year 1973.

Jonathan Ogden

Real/Birth Name:
Jonathan Phillip Ogden
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
44, 16 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Teams UCLA, Baltimore Ravens. Baltimore Ravens Ring of Honor 2008. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Jim Parker Trophy 1995. Morris Trophy 1995. Outland Trophy 1995. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2013. UPI Lineman of the Year 1995.

Lee Roy Selmon

Real/Birth Name:
Lee Roy Selmon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than Dewey Selmon by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Defensive lineman. Team Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ring of Honor 2009. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1989. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1983. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1995. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Outland Trophy 1975. Rotary Lombardi Award 1975. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 2009. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1994. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1975. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1979. UPI Lineman of the Year 1975. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1996.

Les Richter

Real/Birth Name:
Leslie Alan Richter
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Team Los Angeles Rams. College Football Hall of Fame 1982. Cruisin' Hall of Fame 1997. Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 2009. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011. Riverside Sport Hall of Fame 2005. Daytona Beach Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame 2007. St. Louis Football Ring of Honor 2011. UPI Lineman of the Year 1950.

Orlando Pace

Real/Birth Name:
Orlando Lamar Pace
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Teams St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears. College Football Hall of Fame 2013. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2013. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 2011. Outland Trophy 1996. Rotary Lombardi Award 1995. Rotary Lombardi Award 1996. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2016. Jim Parker Trophy 1996. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1996. UPI Lineman of the Year 1996. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2016.

Randy White

Real/Birth Name:
Randall Lee White
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Maryland, Dallas Cowboys. Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame 1994. College Football Hall of Fame 1994. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1994. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1994. Outland Trophy 1974. Rotary Lombardi Award 1974. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1974. UPI Lineman of the Year 1974. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2007.

Rich Glover

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Edward Glover
Nickname(s):
Richie
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams New York Giants, Shreveport Steamer, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1990. Outland Trophy 1972. Rotary Lombardi Award 1972. UPI Lineman of the Year 1972. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1973.

Rob Waldrop

Real/Birth Name:
Robert F. Waldrop
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, teams University of Arizona, Kansas City Chiefs, Memphis Mad Dogs, Toronto Argonauts. Bronko Nagurski Trophy 1993. Chuck Bednarik Award 1993. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Morris Trophy 1992. Outland Trophy 1993. UPI Lineman of the Year 1993.

Ross Browner

Real/Birth Name:
Ross Dean Browner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams Cincinnati Bengals, Houston Gamblers, Green Bay Packers. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Maxwell Award 1977. Outland Trophy 1976. Rotary Lombardi Award 1977. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1998. UPI Lineman of the Year 1976. UPI Lineman of the Year 1977.

Russell Maryland

Real/Birth Name:
Russell James Maryland
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Miami, Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders, Green Bay Packers. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 2001. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Outland Trophy 1990. University of Miami Ring of Honor 2014. UPI Lineman of the Year 1990.

Scott Appleton

Real/Birth Name:
Gordon Scott Appleton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50, 11 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Died age 50, of heart failure. Teams University of Texas, Houston Oilers, San Diego Chargers, Portland Storm. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Outland Trophy 1963. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1972. UPI Lineman of the Year 1963. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1986.

Steve Emtman

Real/Birth Name:
Steven Charles Emtman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle and defensive end. Teams University of Washington, Indianapolis Colts, Miami Dolphins, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 1999. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2006. Outland Trophy 1991. Rotary Lombardi Award 1991. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 2013. Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame. Morris Trophy 1990. Morris Trophy 1991. Bill Willis Trophy 1991. UPI Lineman of the Year 1991.

Ted Hendricks

Real/Birth Name:
Theodore Paul Hendricks
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Born in Guatemala where his father was working. Linebacker, teams Baltimore Colts, Green Bay Packers, Oakland Raiders, Los Angeles Raiders 1980. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2006. College Football Hall of Fame 1987. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1976. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 2003. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1968. Baltimore Ravens Ring of Honor 2000. University of Miami Ring of Honor 1997. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1968.

Tom Brown (guard)

Real/Birth Name:
Tom Brown
Nickname(s):
Rock of Gibralter
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard. Teams University of Minnesota, BC Lions. Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1984. Outland Trophy 1960. UPI Lineman of the Year 1960. College Football Hall of Fame 2003. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1960.

Tony Casillas

Real/Birth Name:
Tony Steven Casillas
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, nose guard. Teams University of Oklahoma, Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, New York Jets. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1985. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2008. Rotary Lombardi Award 1985. UPI Lineman of the Year 1985.

Zach Wiegert

Real/Birth Name:
Zachary Allen Wiegert
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
46, his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle/guard. Height 6' 5". Teams University of Nebraska, St. Louis Rams, Jacksonville Jaguars, Houston Texans. Jim Parker Trophy 1994. Outland Trophy 1994. UPI Lineman of the Year 1994. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1995.
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