Ed ChampagneFootball, 1940-50
S.J. Peters High School/LSU/NFL

Inducted: 1992

  • An All-SEC selection for the Tigers at tackle in 1946.
  • Selected by the Los Angeles Rams in the 18th round (163rd overall) of the 1947 NFL Draft and played four years with the Rams.
  • Also had a 49-year career in the horse-racing industry that took him everywhere from Louisiana to Maine, Nebraska, Ohio and Vermont.
  • Born December 4, 1921 and died on June 15, 2003 at the age of 82.