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Sandy Stephens: A closer look

  • Article by: PATRICK REUSSE
  • Star Tribune
  • December 5, 2011 - 11:38 PM

THE STEPHENS FILE

Born-died: Sept. 21, 1940-June 6, 2000.

Years with the Gophers: 1959-61.

• The nation's first black All-America quarterback will be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame on Tuesday. Stephens was quarterback of the 1960 Gophers -- the school's most recent of six national championships. He was named Big Ten MVP that season.

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