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Rick Newsome
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 1994
Other Position: Football; 1972-74
Rick Newsome
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
An outstanding defensive lineman on CMU's 1974 Division II national championship football team... a first-team Kodak All-America in 1974 as a 6-foot-2, 220-pound middle guard... helped the Chippewas to a 12-1 record in 1974, and a 24-10-1 mark during his career... earned three letters and was named CMU's Defensive Player of the Week on 12 occasions in his career... served as co-captain of the national championship clash with Delaware... was the Defensive MVP for the 1974 season.