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Miami Hurricanes defensive tackle Dwayne Johnson knocks Florida State quarterback Charlie Ward to the ground in 1993. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

GALLERY: Miami Hurricane Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Miami Hurricanes defensive tackle Dwayne Johnson knocks Florida State quarterback Charlie Ward to the ground in 1993. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)
GALLERY: Miami Hurricane Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Gerald Ford poses ready to snap the football while a star center at the University of Michigan in 1934. (AP)

GALLERY: U.S. Presidents Playing Sports

Gerald Ford poses ready to snap the football while a star center at the University of Michigan in 1934. (AP)
GALLERY: U.S. Presidents Playing Sports

Kelvin Benjamin catches a 2-yard touchdown pass from Jameis Winston with 13 seconds left as No. 1 Florida State beat No. 2 Auburn 34-31 to win the BCS national title game on Monday night. (Robert Beck/SI)

GALLERY: BCS National Championship Game

Kelvin Benjamin catches a 2-yard touchdown pass from Jameis Winston with 13 seconds left as No. 1 Florida State beat No. 2 Auburn 34-31 to win the BCS national title game on Monday night. (Robert Beck/SI)
GALLERY: BCS National Championship Game

Penn State running back D.J. Dozier kneels in prayer after scoring what would be the game-winning touchdown on a 6-yard run in the middle of the fourth quarter of the Fiesta Bowl against Miami on Jan. 2, 1987 in Tempe, Ariz.  The underdog Nittany Lions defeated the Hurricanes 14-10 for the national championship. (Peter Read Miller/SI)

Penn State running back D.J. Dozier kneels in prayer after scoring what would be the game-winning touchdown on a 6-yard run in the middle of the fourth quarter of the Fiesta Bowl against Miami on Jan. 2, 1987 in Tempe, Ariz.  The underdog Nittany Lions defeated the Hurricanes 14-10 for the national championship. (Peter Read Miller/SI)

Oklahoma State’s Barry Sanders and head coach Pat Jones watch the Heisman Trophy presentation on TV from the Tokyo Dome on Dec. 3, 1988. Sanders won the Heisman that morning and then rushed for 332 yards and four touchdowns in Oklahoma State’s 45-42 win over Texas Tech in the Coca-Cola Classic in Japan. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)

Oklahoma State’s Barry Sanders and head coach Pat Jones watch the Heisman Trophy presentation on TV from the Tokyo Dome on Dec. 3, 1988. Sanders won the Heisman that morning and then rushed for 332 yards and four touchdowns in Oklahoma State’s 45-42 win over Texas Tech in the Coca-Cola Classic in Japan. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)

Mississippi State tight end Artimas Samuel celebrated his teams’ 28-22 win over Kentucky after his first college game Thursday night (Oct. 24, 2013), but the 6’2, 260-pound freshman could not have been too pleased with his last name being misspelled as ‘Sameul’ on his jersey for the nationally televised game. (Rogelio V. Solis/AP)

GALLERY: Notable Misspelled Jerseys

Mississippi State tight end Artimas Samuel celebrated his teams’ 28-22 win over Kentucky after his first college game Thursday night (Oct. 24, 2013), but the 6’2, 260-pound freshman could not have been too pleased with his last name being misspelled as ‘Sameul’ on his jersey for the nationally televised game. (Rogelio V. Solis/AP)
GALLERY: Notable Misspelled Jerseys

A fan of the Oklahoma State Cowboys shows his school spirit during a game against Kansas State on Oct. 5, 2013, at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Okla. Oklahoma State won 33-29. (William Purnell/Icon SMI)

GALLERY: College Superfans

A fan of the Oklahoma State Cowboys shows his school spirit during a game against Kansas State on Oct. 5, 2013, at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Okla. Oklahoma State won 33-29. (William Purnell/Icon SMI)
GALLERY: College Superfans

The Dirty Game, a Sports Illustrated special investigative report that looks into the transformation of a struggling college football program into a national powerhouse, graces the cover of this issue of SI. The series is the result of a comprehensive 10-month investigation into the Oklahoma State University football program.  (Charlie Neibergall/AP; Photo illustration by SI Premedia)

GALLERY: SI’s Most Dramatic Covers

The Dirty Game, a Sports Illustrated special investigative report that looks into the transformation of a struggling college football program into a national powerhouse, graces the cover of this issue of SI. The series is the result of a comprehensive 10-month investigation into the Oklahoma State University football program.  (Charlie Neibergall/AP; Photo illustration by SI Premedia)
GALLERY: SI’s Most Dramatic Covers

A fan of the Georgia Bulldogs screams during a game against South Carolina on Sept. 7, 2013. (Bill Frakes/SI)

GALLERY: College Superfans

A fan of the Georgia Bulldogs screams during a game against South Carolina on Sept. 7, 2013. (Bill Frakes/SI)
GALLERY: College Superfans

Portrait of South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney during a photo shoot at Charles F. Crews Football Facility in Columbia, SC. (Simon Bruty/SI)

Portrait of South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney during a photo shoot at Charles F. Crews Football Facility in Columbia, SC. (Simon Bruty/SI)

Chief Osceola, mascot of the Florida State Seminoles, takes the field prior to a game against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at Doak Campbell Stadium on Sept. 15, 2012 in Tallahassee, Florida.  Florida State would win the game 52-0.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

GALLERY: The Best Mascots in College Football

Chief Osceola, mascot of the Florida State Seminoles, takes the field prior to a game against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at Doak Campbell Stadium on Sept. 15, 2012 in Tallahassee, Florida.  Florida State would win the game 52-0.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)
GALLERY: The Best Mascots in College Football

Michigan’s Paul Seymour (85), Don Moorhead (27) and Dan Dierdorf (72) react after losing a game to Ohio State in Nov. 1970. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI) 

Michigan’s Paul Seymour (85), Don Moorhead (27) and Dan Dierdorf (72) react after losing a game to Ohio State in Nov. 1970. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI) 

Johnny “Football” Manziel poses on the field during a photo shoot at Kyle Field in College Station, TX. (Robert Seale/SI)

Johnny “Football” Manziel poses on the field during a photo shoot at Kyle Field in College Station, TX. (Robert Seale/SI)

Dwayne Johnson - better known to pro wrestling fans as “The Rock” - makes a tackle during a 1993 Miami-Florida State game as Ray Lewis (No. 52) watches in the background. (Damien Strohmeyer/SI)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Miami Hurricanes Football

Dwayne Johnson - better known to pro wrestling fans as “The Rock” - makes a tackle during a 1993 Miami-Florida State game as Ray Lewis (No. 52) watches in the background. (Damien Strohmeyer/SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Miami Hurricanes Football

Northwestern football coach Dennis Green patrols the sideline during a 1981 game. Green had a 10-45 career record in five seasons as coach of the Wildcats. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)

Northwestern football coach Dennis Green patrols the sideline during a 1981 game. Green had a 10-45 career record in five seasons as coach of the Wildcats. (Heinz Kluetmeier/SI)