Georgia’s do-it-all athlete: Charlie Trippi
University of Georgia football star Charlie Trippi poses for the camera in the 1940s. The Pennsylvania native became a Peach State hero for his play on the gridiron in Athens and the baseball diamond in Atlanta.
Pro football Hall of Famer Charley Trippi is a legend among Georgia Bulldogs fans and was no slouch as a member of the old Atlanta Crackers baseball team, either. Here’s a historic look back at this versatile athlete.