Baylor QB Don Trull inducted to the College Football Hall of Fame

That's a chin you can set your watch to.

Don Trull, Baylor's original All-American QB and Sammy Baugh Trophy winner, was finally chosen for the College Football Hall of Fame today as part of the 2013 class. Other notable names include Tommie Frazier, Ron Dayne, and Orlando Pace, among many others.

The final list of this year's inductees is complete over on the mothership, where you can also now discuss the biggest snubs in the comment section. Trull joins his former WR Lawrence Elkins as Baylor's 10th member of the hallowed Hall. I'm sure Robert Griffin III will join him some day as our second QB.

Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1961 Baylor SWC QB 26 56 46.4 359 6.4 4.6 4 4 109.6
1962 Baylor SWC QB 125 229 54.6 1627 7.1 5.7 11 12 119.6
1963 Baylor SWC QB 174 308 56.5 2157 7.0 5.9 13 13 120.8
Career Baylor 325 593 54.8 4143 7.0 5.7 28 29 119.3

Trull's stats don't pop out as all that impressive, I know, but you have to remember this was the early 1960s. In both of the last two years represented, Trull won the Sammy Baugh Trophy as the best QB in the country. In 1963, he actually finished fourth in the Heisman voting, losing to Navy QB and American hero Roger Staubach. It was a completely different offensive time.

Congratulations, Mr. Trull! I'm sure Baylor will put out a release shortly, and when they do, I will link it.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Our Daily Bears

You must be a member of Our Daily Bears to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Our Daily Bears. You should read them.

Join Our Daily Bears

You must be a member of Our Daily Bears to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Our Daily Bears. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker