Pro's Draft Briscoe and Haas

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Abstract/Description: Marlin Briscoe and teammate Bill Haas both landing pro contracts was big news for OU. Briscoe was drafted by the AFL for the Denver Broncos, and he received numerous awards, such as the Omaha World-Herald Athlete of the Year and the Omaha Sportscasters Gold Helmet award. Dave Smith of the New Orleans Saints said Briscoe had "the greatest arm I have ever seen on any quarterback--college or pro.
Subject(s): Briscoe, Marlin, 1945-
Tag: African Americans
Tag: Alumni
Tag: Athletics
Tag: Football
Tag: Marlin Briscoe
Tag: Municipal University of Omaha
Date Created: 1968-02-09

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