Gimme 5: The SWAC’s greatest football players of all time
Grambling State has two of the top five players
It’s another Gimme 5 by ESPN’s Jay Walker.
He has already given us who he believes are the best Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference players in the NFL this season. This time, he’s naming the greatest players from the Southwestern Athletic Conference.
No. 5: Steve McNair, quarterback, Alcorn State
No. 4: Doug Williams, quarterback, Grambling State
No. 3: Buck Buchanan, defensive tackle, Grambling State
No. 2: Jerry Rice, wide receiver, Mississippi Valley State
No. 1: Walter Payton, running back, Jackson State
On the bubble: Texas Southern’s Michael Strahan and Jackson State’s Jackie Slater
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