Great guy who oozed class. I recall I believe it was the
by rkg (2017-08-17 17:45:23)

In reply to: Tommy Hawkins, R.I.P.  posted by CJC

ND/SC game in '88 and then the Fiesta Bowl pep rally (back when we were good) he gave great inspiring speeches. And he did it in his letterman's sweater, with the white stripe on his sleeve denoting he was a captain.

I recall I attended the rally with a big group of people, one of the stragglers said, that guy in the letterman's sweater when he was speaking I was ready to suit and tackle somebody myself.

I am proud to have gone to the same school as him.

RIP HAWK, God must have wanted a captain for his team up there. He got one of the best~!!!