NEW YORK - In advance of his induction during the 60th NFF Annual Awards Dinner at the New York Hilton Midtown on Tuesday evening, former Duke head coach Steve Spurrier and members of the 2017 College Football Hall of Fame Class met with the media.
Spurrier served as the head coach of the Blue Devils from 1987-89 and compiled an overall ledger of 20-13-1. The ACC Coach of the Year selection in both 1988 and 1989, he guided Duke to the ACC Championship and All American Bowl appearance in 1989.
Members of the 2017 College Football Hall of Fame Class include Bob Crable (Notre Dame), Marshall Faulk (San Diego State), Kirk Gibson (Michigan State), Matt Leinart (Southern California), Peyton Manning (Tennessee), Bob McKay (Texas), Dat Nguyen (Texas A&M), Adrian Peterson (Georgia Southern), Mike Ruth (Boston College), Brian Urlacher (New Mexico) and coaches Danny Ford (Clemson, Arkansas), Larry Kehres (Mount Union [Ohio]) and Spurrier (Duke, Florida, South Carolina).
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