Sammy White (born March 3, 1954 in Winnsboro, Louisiana) is an American former NFLfootball player. March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Winnsboro is a city located in Franklin Parish, Louisiana. ... This Article does not cite its references or sources. ... The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ...
After attending Grambling State University, White played all ten seasons (1976–1985) of his professional career as a wide receiver with the Minnesota Vikings, winning the Associated Press Offensive Rookie of the Year and UPI NFL-NFC Rookie of the Year awards in 1976. He was a Pro Bowler in 1976 and 1977. In 128 games, he totaled 393 receptions, 6,400 receiving yards, and 50 touchdowns. GSU athletics logo, highly reminiscent of the Green Bay Packers logo. ... The wide receiver (WR) position in American and Canadian football is the pass-catching specialist. ... City Minneapolis, Minnesota Other nicknames The Vikes, The Purple People Eaters Team colors Purple, Gold, and White Head Coach Brad Childress Owner Zygi Wilf General manager Rob Brzezinski Mascot Ragnar League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1961âpresent) Western Conference (1961-1969) Central Division (1967-1969) National Football Conference (1970... Since 1967 The Associated Press has given two annual Rookie of the Year Awards to NFL American football players: one for an offensive player and one for a defensive player. ... Tackle during 2006 Pro Bowl in Hawaii A top cheerleader from each team takes part in the 2006 Pro Bowl in Hawaii The Pro Bowl is the National Football Leagues all-star game. ... A touchdown is the primary method of scoring in American and Canadian football, in which the ball carrier causes the football to break the plane of the end zone, or an eligible receiver catches a forward pass in the end zone, thus earning 6 points for his team (in both...
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