Testaverde selected to College Hall of Fame

Heisman Trophy winner Vinny Testaverde of Miami has been

selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame.

Testaverde is one of 12 former players to be picked by the

National Football Foundation as part of the latest Hall of Fame


The rest of the class, which also will include two coaches, will

be announced Tuesday morning during a news conference at the Nasdaq

Stock Exchange.

Testaverde played four seasons for the Hurricanes and won the

Heisman as a senior in 1986. He finished his career with 48

touchdown passes and Miami went 23-3 in Testaverde’s starts. He

went on to become the No. 1 overall pick in the 1987 NFL draft and

played 21 seasons in the NFL.

Testaverde’s selection was announced Monday on ESPN.