Earl Christian Campbell (* 29. März 1955 in Tyler , Texas ), auch The Tyler Rose genannt, ist ein ehemaliger US-amerikanischer American-Football -Spieler auf der Position des Runningbacks . Campbell spielte an der University of Texas für die Longhorns und wurde 1978 im NFL Draft an erster Stelle von den Houston Oilers ausgewählt.
- Trikotnummern:, 20 (College), 34, 35
Earl Christian Campbell (born March 29, 1955), nicknamed " the Tyler Rose ", is an American former professional football player who played as a running back in the National Football League (NFL) for the Houston Oilers and New Orleans Saints. Known for his aggressive, punishing running style and ability to break tackles, Campbell ...
12. Dez. 2019 · Earl Campbell is one of the greatest players in Titans/Oilers franchise history. He is also without a doubt, one of the greatest Running Backs in NFL history. Here's a tribute to the Hall of Fame...
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30. Apr. 2022 · One of the greatest power runners the game has ever seen. Happy birthday to @ProFootballHOF RB Earl Campbell! 🎉 pic.twitter.com/XNZ7ByS2Ma — NFL Throwback (@nflthrowback) March 29, 2020 After becoming a megawatt star at the University of Texas, Campbell plied his craft in the NFL for eight seasons.
Earl Campbell, a 5-11, 232-pound ball-carrying dynamo from the University of Texas, joined the Houston Oilers as the first player taken in the 1978 National Football League Draft. The first player to earn All-Southwest Conference honors four years, Campbell was a consensus All-America and the Heisman Trophy winner in 1977.
Earl Campbell, in full Earl Christian Campbell, (born March 29, 1955, Tyler, Texas, U.S.), American gridiron football running back whose bruising style made him one of the most dominant rushers in the history of the sport despite his relatively short career.