Harold "Red" Grange

Some of Grange's Awards & Honors

  • 1924 Chicago Tribune Silver Football Award as Big Ten Most Valuable Player (First year of the award)
  • 1924 Frank A. Toomey Trophy by the Veteran Athletes of Philadelphia for national player of the year (considered the Heisman Trophy of its time)
  • 1951 Inducted as charter member into College Football Hall of Fame
  • 1963 Inducted as charter member into National Football League Hall of Fame
  • 1969 Football Writers Association of America All-Time All-America team (unanimous)
  • 1989 Walter Camp All-Century Team
  • 1990  Illinois All-Century Team
  • 2008 ESPN No. 1 Greatest College Football Player of All-Time
  • 2011 Big Ten Network Icon No. 1