All 5 of these football are known to be legends in Michigan football history. Desmond Howard was a wide receiver known for “the catch” when he posed as the Heiman trophy versus Ohio State in the end zone after scoring on a punt return. He joined Brian Griese, on the 1972 National Championship team. Marlin Jackson was a starting cornerback and Braylon Edwards was a wide receiver. All continued their successful college careers into the NFL. Marlin Jackson was born in Sharon, Pennsylvania, where he played high school football for the Sharon Tigers.
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Braylon Edwards, Brian Griese, Desmond Howard, Marlin Jackson, Charles Woodson