TITLE

Ex-Heisman winner Rodgers pays $6,000 to retrieve trophy seized by sheriff's deputies

PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Jet;09/14/98, Vol. 94 Issue 16, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Heisman trophy of 1972 which was won by former University of Nebraska running back Johnny Rodgers, had to pay a fine after it was apprehended by the Douglas County, Nevada sherift's deputies at a fund raising event. Reason the trophy was seized; Comments from Rodgers; Amount Rodgers paid for the return of the trophy.
ACCESSION #
1074601

 

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