This offseason we will count down various topics from Monday through Friday, bringing you the top five of the important and definitely some not so important issues in college football. It's the Doc Five, every week until we will thankfully have actual games to discuss.
BEFORE THEY WERE FAMOUS: ACTORS WHO PLAYED COLLEGE FOOTBALL
NO. 1, JOHN WAYNE, USC
Nobody embodied manliness for most of the 20th century more than John Wayne.
IMDB counts 180 movies and shows for Wayne, and in most of them he plays the role of a tough guy, usually in Western films.
And of course, the ultimate man's man played college football.
Before John Wayne was a movie legend, he was just Marion Morrison, a USC offensive tackle. His football career came to a sudden end, but after that Morrison set off on a movie career and became famous under his screen name. Movie fans will forever be grateful.Read More »from Doc Five: College football players turned famous actors – No. 1, John Wayne, USC