Tony DorsettTony Dorsett
was born on April 7
in Rochester, Pennsylvania
. He was a star running back at University of Pittsburgh
and helped to lead them to a national title in 1976
, also picking up the Heisman Trophy
. In 1977
, he was drafted by the NFL
's Dallas Cowboys
and played with them through 1987
. He ended his career with the Denver Broncos
In his NFL career, he rushed for 12,739 yards and 77 touchdowns and caught 398 passes for 3,554 yards and 13 touchdowns.
He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1994.