Tony Doresett is the only Heisman Trophy winner from the University of Pittsburgh. He won the award in 1976.
1 ... Tony Dorsett in 1976.
Junior running back Herschel Walker of Georgia won the 1982 Heisman Trophy over Stanford quarterback John Elway, 1,926 votes to 1,231. Walker was the 1981 Heisman runner up to Southern Cal running back Marcus Allen. He also finished third in 1980, behind South Carolina running back George Rogers and Pitt defensive lineman Hugh Green.
As of the 2007 season, four Heisman Trophy winners have also been named Super Bowl MVP: Roger Staubach: 1963 Heisman, Super Bowl VI MVP Jim Plunkett: 1970 Heisman, Super Bowl XV MVP Marcus Allen: 1981 Heisman, Super Bowl XVIII MVP Desmond Howard: 1991 Heisman, Super Bowl XXXI MVP
The Pittsburgh Panthers are an American intercollegiate Football team, based at the University of Pittsburgh. It played its first season in 1890 and is based at Heinz Fields.
One 1976 Pitt Panthers beat Georgia Bulldogs 24-3.
The Pitt Panthers have only been to one Final Four, in 1941.
None, although they did get stomped pretty badly by Utah in a Fiesta Bowl.
Tony Dorsett and Marcus Allen were the only two to have accomplished this feat until 2010. Tony Dorsett from the University of Pittsburgh won the Heisman Trophy in 1976, Pitt won the NCAA championship in 1976, and Dorsett was a member of the Dallas Cowboys that won Super Bowl XII. Marcus Allen, who attended the University of Southern California, won the Heisman Trophy in 1981, was on the USC team that won the 1978 NCAA championship, and he was a member of the Los Angeles Raiders that won Super Bowl XVIII in 1984. With the victory of the New Orleans Saints in Super Bowl LXIV, Reggie Bush became the third player to win a Super Bowl, a Heisman Trophy and a National Championship. He won the Super Bowl with the New Orleans Saints in 2010, a Heisman Trophy at USC in 2005 and two National Championships at USC in 2004 & 2003, though one was later vacated. He also won a high school championship. And now add Charles Woodson in 2011. Heisman and national championship with Michigan and a Super Bowl ring with Green Bay.
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The Pittsburgh Steelers are a professional football team in the National Football League. They are not associated with a school, however they share a stadium with the Pitt Panthers from the University of Pittsburgh.
Through the 2008 season, Pitt's all time record against the SEC is 8-1-2. All of the games Pitt played against SEC teams (Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee) occurred between 1973-1985.