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Had a team known as 'Point a minute'
Won bowls in 7 consecutive years
Has had 5 tailbacks win Heisman Trophy
First school to have 2 Heisman winners
Home team for 'Tie of the Century'
Home of Mr Inside and Mr Outside
Stadium named after Heisman winner who died in WW2
Celebrated 12th man
Has had same coach for 45 years
Played host to Rose Bowl Game during WW2
Players rub an artifact from Death Valley California before game
Lost first Rose Bowl
Made forward pass popular with game against eastern powerhouse with future coach at the receiving end.
First Heisman winner also coached first National title
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Winner of first AP National Title
Once went 63 games without a loss
Finished in top 5 in polls every year for over a decade
Lost National Championship by going for 2 when a 1 point conversion would have tied.
Finished 3rd in final AP poll one year behind two teams from same conference
Home of first African American Heisman winner
Was 21-0-1 in a 2 year period while on probation
Was presented National Championship in locker room after famous game by the President of the United States
Famous coach was hired with instructions 'Beat Vanderbilt'
Once won a game 222-0
Winningest coach played end at school opposite a pro HOF end.
Lost first college football game
Home of only 2 time Heisman winner
Last team in Division 1A to score 100 points in a game

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