The Alliance native may have chosen Purdue over Ohio State but he made Ohio proud with his performance against the Vikings, leading the Chiefs to the upset win.
Roger Staubach – Super Bowl VI
Dallas dominated Miami and the Cincinnati native was a key cog, throwing two touchdowns in the 24-3 victory.
Larry Csonka – Super Bowl VIII
The Dolphins’ bruising back, and Stow native, carried the rock 33 times, racking up 145 yards and two touchdowns as the Dolphins defeated the Vikings.
Desmond Howard – Super Bowl XXXI
Like Dawson, Howard left his home state of Ohio for a rival college, Michigan. But the Cleveland-native’s skills could not be denied, his 99-yard kickoff return for a touchdown the standout moment of the Packers’ win.
Santonio Holmes – Super Bowl XLIII
One of the big game’s finest moments came when the Buckeye grad made a spectacular tip-toe catch for the game-winning touchdown to earn the Steelers their sixth title.