Ernie Davis, the Elmira Express: The Story of a Heisman Trophy Winner
Presents the life and career of the legendary football star who broke Jim Brown's rushing records and became the first black athlete to win the Heisman Trophy, highlighting his athletic career and his battle with the leukemia that would take his life.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
All-American American asked athletic attended award ball basketball became began better Bill Bowl called career carries Chuck Cleveland Cleveland Browns coach concern condition contract death defense didn't draft Elmira Ernie Davis Ernie's fans feel felt field Filippo final football friends gave give going Heisman Trophy high school hope hospital important included Jim Brown Joe Bellino John Brown kids knew later League leukemia live looked Mackey memory Modell mother never once Orangemen pass performance person play players points practice problems professional question recalled received record Redskins remembered responded Schwartzwalder scored season story success Syracuse Syracuse University talked teammates thing thought told took touchdown trade visited wanted Washington weeks wrote yards York young