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Overview

Earl Campbell

Date of birth
Mar 29, 1955

Ht: 5'11" Wt: 232 lbs.

Birthplace
Tyler, TX

Hometown
Tyler, TX

College
University of Texas at Austin

High school
John Tyler

Summary
Earl Christian Campbell (born March 29, 1955) is a former professional American Football running back. His nickname is The Tyler Rose, a reference to his hometown of Tyler, Texas which is known as the "Rose Capital of America" for its prominent place in the rose-growing industry. He went to John Tyler High School...
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Playing career
New Orleans SaintsHalfback, Fullback

Texas FootballHalfback, Fullback
1977 All-American 1974, 1975, & 1977 All-Southwest Conference

Nicknames
The Tyler Rose

Family members on Fanbase
Tim Campbell (brother)

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Playboy 1977 All-American Team.jpg
OFFENSIVE TEAM: on sculpture, left to right: Walt Downing (72), center, Mich.; Frank Myers (60), lineman, Texas A & M; James Taylor (76), lineman, Mo.; Earl Campbell (20), fullback, Texas; Ken MacAfee (81), tight end, ND; Dan Irons (60), lineman, Texas...
by thesemers Feb 06, 2011
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Earl Campbell #20 and David Studdard #74 of Texas
by Rt 53 veer pass Aug 24, 2010
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Earl Campbell at John Tyler High School 1973
Earl Campbell at John Tyler High School 1973
by Hearndon Jul 14, 2012
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Texas' Earl Campbell makes his way through the OU defense
by RAB88 Oct 01, 2013
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Earl Campbell and Darrell Royal of Texas 1976.jpg
Earl Campbell and Darrell Royal of Texas 1976.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Nov 09, 2012
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by GoDevils95 Oct 17, 2012
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Earl Campbell on the cover of the Sporting News 1977
Earl Campbell on the cover of the Sporting News 1977
by Hearndon Sep 14, 2012
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Heisamn Trophy winner Earl Campbell
Heisamn Trophy winner Earl Campbell
by Hearndon Sep 12, 2012
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Earl Campbell in 1975
Earl Campbell in 1975
by Hearndon Sep 12, 2012
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The Tyler Rose takes a handoff
The Tyler Rose takes a handoff
by Hearndon Aug 27, 2012
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Earl Campbell of Texas gains ground with help from David Studdard #74 v Oklahoma_1976.jpg
Earl Campbell of Texas gains ground with help from David Studdard #74 v Oklahoma_1976.jpg
DT Richard Murray is #76 for Oklahoma
by Rt 53 veer pass Jul 27, 2012
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Earl Campbell of Texas_1974-1977__.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Jul 23, 2012
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Texas v Oklahoma_1974 newspaper article.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Jul 22, 2012
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Earl Campbell of Texas takes handoff from McEachern with blocking from Ham Jones_1977.jpg
Earl Campbell of Texas takes handoff from McEachern with blocking from Ham Jones_1977.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Jun 23, 2012
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