Synopsis by Betsy Boyd
The Great Ones profiles football legends Sammy Baugh, Jim Brown, O.J. Simpson, and Roger Staubach. In 1937, his rookie year, and in 1942, Sammy Baugh led Washington to NFL titles. Jim Brown made All-American at Syracuse in 1956 and was named NFL Rookie of the Year in 1957. O.J. Simpson received the Heisman trophy in 1968, while he was a student at the University of Southern California. As a Navy junior in 1973, Roger Staubach also won the Heisman. He helped Dallas win two Super Bowls in 1972 and 1978. This video examines the lives and work of these great sportsmen.