Wednesday, November 5, 2008

This Date in College Football History

Nov. 5, 1955: In a meeting of Gen. Bob Neyland's protégés, future Hall of Fame coaches Bowden Wyatt of Tennessee and Bobby Dodd of Georgia Tech finish the game in a 7-7 tie in Knoxville. Tennessee tailback Johnny Majors (1987 Hall of Fame inductee) was held to 77 yards as Yellow Jackets' Wade Mitchell led a fourth-quarter drive to tie the game.

Credit: The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame