Four-time Super Bowl champion John Stallworth and seven-time Pro Bowler Michael Strahan were among the seven players and coaches to be chosen for the Black College Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday.
Jack Pardee, one of Bear Bryant's "Junction Boys" at Texas A&M who went on to become an All-Pro linebacker and an NFL coach, is being remembered as an innovator, teacher, and loving father and husband.
Former Oklahoma State football coach Jim Stanley has died at age 77.
Former Cougars coach Jack Pardee, who also coached the Oilers and two other NFL teams, said Tuesday he has been contacted by the school about returning for a second stint as head coach.
Wes Phillips, the grandson of former Houston Oilers and New Orleans Saints coach Bum Phillips, was named Baylor's quarterbacks coach.