Jim Plunkett, Stanford University quarterback, looks at the Heisman Trophy he won  Nov. 24, 1970 in New York. Plunkett won the trophy as college football’s outstanding player of 1970.
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California: HOF

Two-time Super Bowl winner John Elway headlines a list of five Hall of Fame quarterbacks from the Golden State.

Pro Football Hall of Famers: John Elway (Granada Hills); Dan Fouts (St. Ignatius); Warren Moon (Hamilton); Norm Van Brocklin (Acalanes); Bob Waterfield (Van Nuys)

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