10 extraordinary homegrown athletes and coaches
#1 - Merlin Olsen, Logan »10 of 10 «
Olsen was an All-America defensive tackle at Utah State playing from 1958-1962 and was the Outland Trophy winner. He was the first-round pick of the Los Angeles Rams in 1962, and he played for them for 15 years. He was the 1962 Rookie of the Year, the 1974 Player of the Year, and a member of the Pro Bowl team every year but his last. He was voted in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1982. After his football career he developed an acting career and was a regular on Little House on the Prairie and Father Murphy.
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