Earl Campbell

Heisman trophy winner Earl Campbell
Why Earl Campbell Matters

Oct 21, 2019 By Joe Levin

A new biography of ’The Tyler Rose’ demonstrates that the legendary running back’s insistence that he wasn’t a transformative racial figure was too modest by half.

Earl Campbell’s Third Act

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

Sports Illustrated catches up with the former Houston Oilers running back, painting an affecting portrait of the Tyler Rose, who overcame substance abuse addiction in 2009. 

Earl Campbell

Aug 31, 2001 By Jan Reid

He has moved from pig skin to pork sausage, but he's still trying to score.

Earl Campbell on Mount Bonnell, Austin

Jul 31, 1991 By Texas Monthly

Photograph by Michael O’Brien Michael O’Brien put the legendary Heisman trophy winner on the highest available pedestal for this shot. Campbell joins the trio of other famous Texans —Nolan Ryan, George Strait, and former Miss USA Gretchen Polhemus—who have posed looking spiffy for Wrangler’s “Western originals” advertising campaign, created…