The Heisman Trophy has been awarded every year since 1935 to the best college footbal player of the year. There have been a number of great players who have won the Heisman Trophy since then including Doc Blanchard, Alan Ameche, Billy Cannon, Ernie Davis, Jim Plunkett, John Cappelletti, Billy Sims, Bo Jackson and more. With all of the great football players that have won the award, how many have gone on to achieve the ultimate career recognition and become members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame?
The answer is: 8
|Doak Walker||1948||Southern Methodist||1986|
|Paul Hornung||1956||Notre Dame||1986|
|Barry Sanders||1988||Oklahoma State||2004|