Miami Hurricanes Football roster-Hendricks Named to ACC Legends Roster

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The Chesapeake Bay Conference released its Class of 2012 Dr. Pepper ACC Football Championship Game Tales on Monday, and former Hurricanes’ defensive finish Ted Hendricks was among people receiving recognition one of the conference’s all-time best.

Hendricks, known to as &ldquoMad Stork&rdquo for his tall (6-7), angular build and also the ruling defensive play, started three seasons at defensive finish for your Miami Hurricanes under coach Charlie Tate. A 3-time All-America for your Tornados, he acquired consensus, first-team All-America honors in 1967 and 1968, and introduced Miami with a 20-11-1 record. He ended his collegiate career as Miami’s all-time leading tackler with 318 hits in 1968. That year, he was named UPI National Lineman of year and take care of fifth inside the Heisman Trophy balloting.

He ongoing with a spectacular 15-year Nfl career becoming an outdoors linebacker playing in 215 consecutive games while using Baltimore Colts, Eco-friendly Bay Packers, Concord and L.A Raiders. Throughout his in time the Nfl, he aided lead his teams to four Super Bowl game titles, was an eight-time Professional Bowl selection, four occasions selected becoming an All-Professional and five occasions named second-team All-Professional. He was granted having a National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame later and was named for the Professional Football Hall of Fame in 1990. He was named for the NFL’s 75th Anniversary All-Time team also to the NFL’s All-Decade team in the 1970′s.

He was granted having a University of Miami Hall of Fame in 1980, towards the Ring of Recognition in 1997 combined together with his jersey number&mdashnumber 89&mdashretired, as well as in 1997. His philanthropic foundation&mdashThe Ted Hendricks Foundation–with goals specific at delivering help local and national charitable groups through honours, grants or loans or financial loans and grant programs specific at leisure, health insurance educational programs for youth and seniors, also sponsors the Ted Hendricks Award, that’s presented yearly for the nation’s top defensive finish, but which sights inside the purchasing process academic and community excellence. Initially an area of Guatemala, he was elevated in Miami Springs, Fla., now lives in suburban Chicago, Ill.

The Tales will probably be honored as of this year’s Dr. Pepper ACC Football Championship Game weekend. They will be recognized within the ACC Evening of Tales backed with the Belk Bowl on Friday, November. 30, and also on 12 ,. 1, throughout occasions at Bank of america Stadium for your eighth Annual Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship, that is across the nation public with whether 7:45 pm (ESPN) or 8 p.m. (ABC) kickoff.