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Overview

Doc Blanchard

Date of birth
Dec 11, 1924

Date of death
Apr 19, 2009 (age 84)

Ht: 6'0"Wt: 205 lbs.

Birthplace
Bishopville, SC

Hometown
Bay Saint Louis, MS

College
U.S. Military Academy

High school
St Stanislaus

Summary
Felix Anthony "Doc" Blanchard (December 11, 1924 – April 19, 2009) is best known as the college football player who became the first ever junior to win the Heisman Trophy. He also won the Maxwell Award and was the first ever football player to win the James E. Sullivan Award. He played football for the United States Military Academy at West Point Army Black Knights football team....
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Awards

Heisman Trophy
NCAA D-I FBS

1945

Maxwell Award
NCAA D-I FBS

1945

NCAA D-I FBS Champion (AP)
Army Black Knights Football
1945, 1944

Trivia
  • Mr. inside(all-american fullback)

Nicknames
Doc

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ARMY   FOOTBALL   -   1945
ARMY FOOTBALL - 1945
1945 ARMY BACKFIELD ( LEFT - TO - RIGHT ) HALFBACK THOMAS E. MCWILLIAMS (25), QUARTERBACK Y. ARNOLD TUCKER (17), FULLBACK DOC BLANCHARD (35) AND HALFBACK GLENN DAVIS (41) -
by F2HBANSHEE Feb 19, 2012
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Doc Blanchard #35 of Army v Navy_1946.jpg
Doc Blanchard #35 of Army v Navy_1946.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Feb 15, 2012
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ARMY  FOOTBALL   -   1946
ARMY FOOTBALL - 1946
ARMY STARTING LINEUP IN YANKEE STADIUM DURING THE 1946 SEASON - FRONT ROW ( LEFT - TO - RIGHT ) END HANK FOLDBERG (81), TACKLE GOBLE BRYANT (73), GUARD ART GEROMETTA (65), CENTER JIM ENOS (56), GUARD JOE STEFFY (61), TACKLE ...
by F2HBANSHEE Feb 12, 2012
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ARMY  VS  NOTRE  DAME    1946
ARMY VS NOTRE DAME 1946
NOTRE DAME BACK JOHNNY LUJACK (32) TACKLING ARMY RUNNING BACK DOC BLANCHARD (35) DURING THE 1946 GAME -
by F2HBANSHEE Jan 05, 2012
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Deacon History: Did Wake Forest Play vs. the Heisman Trophy Winner?
If you're watching the Heisman Trophy ceremony today, which player are you rooting for? The one you saw in person or the one you only saw on TV?
Wake Forest University Athletics Department, Dec 10, 2011
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Felix (Doc) Blanchard Army 1946
Felix (Doc) Blanchard Army 1946
by R ungarian Jul 05, 2011
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Army great, Hall of Famer Steffy dies (AP)
Joe Steffy, who helped pave the way for Heisman trophy winners Doc Blanchard and Glenn Davis on some of Army's best teams and won the Outland Trophy as the nation's top lineman in 1947, has died. He was 85. Army announced that Steffy died at St....
Yahoo! Sports, May 24, 2011
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Davis and Blanchard - Sport Cover
Davis and Blanchard - Sport Cover
by tm50 Jan 12, 2011
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1945ArmyvMich-DocBlanchard
1945ArmyvMich-DocBlanchard
Army's Doc Blanchard (#35) runs for daylight versus Michigan.
by RAB88 Dec 27, 2010
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Cam Newton Wins Auburn's Third Heisman Trophy
Cam Newton became Auburn's third Heisman Trophy winner when the junior quarterback was named the recipient of the 76th Heisman Trophy Saturday night at the Best Buy Theater in New York City. He joins Pat Sullivan (1971) and Bo Jackson (1985) as Auburn players...
Auburn-University Athletics Department, Dec 12, 2010
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Will Shields Joins Legendary List as 2010 Walter Camp ‘Man of the Year’
Former University of Nebraska Outland Trophy winner and Kansas City Chief perennial All-Pro Offensive Guard Will Shields is the recipient of the Walter Camp Football Foundation's 2010 "Man of the Year" Award.
Nebraska Athletics Department, Dec 07, 2010
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Felix 'Doc' Blanchard.jpg
Felix 'Doc' Blanchard.jpg
by thesemers Oct 20, 2010
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Remembering the 1944 Blue Devils
Duke Squad Defeated Alabama in the Sugar Bowl
Duke Athletics Department, Sep 17, 2010
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Vandy coach Jack Green remembered
There is a saying in sports that nice guys finish last. But, seeing through Vanderbilt's disappointing four-year record under the late John "Jack" Green (1963-66), the head football coach was always a winner.
Vanderbilt University Athletics Department, Sep 01, 2010
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Glenn Davis (41) and Doc Blanchard (35).jpg
Glenn Davis (41) and Doc Blanchard (35).jpg
Glenn Davis (#41) and Doc Blanchard (#35)
by thesemers Aug 31, 2010
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Glenn Davis (41) and Doc Blanchard (35).jpg
Davis (41) and Blanchard (35)
by thesemers Aug 29, 2010
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by DaMan Jul 21, 2010
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by DaMan Jul 21, 2010
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by DaMan Jul 21, 2010
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by DaMan Jan 28, 2010
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