Ernest Davis (December 14, 1939 – May 18, 1963) was an American football
player, a halfback ... Born in New Salem, Pennsylvania, Davis' father was killed in
an accident shortly after his b...
Feb 5, 2016 ... Remember Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy
before his life was tragically cut short by leukemia, on ...
Ben Schwartzwalder, his football coach at Syracuse, said, "I never met another
human being as good as Ernie." Davis was born on Dec. 14, 1939, in New Salem
1939-1963. Professional football player. Davis, Ernie, photograph. AP/Wide
World Photos . Reproduced by permission. Ernest R. Davis, commonly known as
Ernie Davis was born in New Salem, Pennsylvania, and raised in Uniontown,
Pennsylvania and Elmira, New York. At the Elmira Free Academy he was a ...
Someone like Ernie Davis. As soon as Jim Brown left Syracuse University, Ernie
stepped into his shoes and broke his records. Next, he was ready to join Brown ...
Oct 16, 2008 ... Ernie Davis, the man, won admirers everywhere. ... Central New Yorkers in 1990,
after filmmaker Oliver Stone's film, "Born on the Fourth of July.
Oct 8, 2008 ... Ernie Davis, byname of Ernest R. Davis, also called the Elmira Express (born Dec
. 14, 1939, New Salem, Pa., U.S.—died May 18, 1963, ...
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Oct 17, 2008 ... 1960 Cotten Bowl-Ernie Davis. ... JIM BROWN SAYS EXPRESS ERNIE DAVIS
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Oct 8, 2008 ... Ernie Davis' only real NFL footnote was that, as part of a trade between
Washington and Cleveland in 1962, he became the first black player ...