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A big ol' country boy with a big ol' country pass
TCU's Sonny Gibbs laughs and talks as tall as he walks. He is also a prime candidate for All-America selection—even if his press agent does say so
FOOTBALL'S SEVENTH WEEK
Six-foot 7-inch, 230-pound Quarterback Sonny Gibbs took care of the attack, while 6-foot 5-inch, 250-pound Tackle Bob Lilly smothered the swift Bear backs.
STABILITY IN THE UPSET CONFERENCE
But this year Royal also has to deal with Sonny Gibbs, TCU's 6-foot 7-inch quarterback, who is, as they say in Texas, the biggest quarterback in the whole wide ...
THE COWBOYS CAN RIDE HIGH ON BETTER DEFENSE
Sonny Gibbs, the big rookie quarterback, had to break six minutes for the mile; the two linebackers, Lee Roy Jordan and Jim Price, were asked to run under 6:30 .
Midseason form on the first time out
New formations, an invocation and a new coach got three teams past critical opening-day games
AND DOWN WENT NUMBER ONE
The quarterback, a young man named Sonny Gibbs who looks a bit like the state capitol dressed in shoulder pads, called a pass."Go out like you were going to ...
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A Gent Agent
By answering a letter, the author helped the Dallas Cowboys lasso a basketball player
New heights for the new leaders
Michigan State in the Midwest, Texas in the Southwest and Alabama and Mississippi are far ahead of the rest
Young season, old enemies
TCU's Sonny Gibbs finally had one of his really good games as the Frogs rode his two touchdown passes and two scoring plunges to a 35-13 win over Texas ...