Gillingham was starred at the U of M in the 1960's before going on to a 10-year career with the Packers that landed him in the team's Hall of Fame. The 67-year-old died while lifting weights at his home in Little Falls.
Gopher great Sandy Stephens to be enshrined in College Football Hall of Fame
Fifty years after leading the Gophers to their second consecutive Rose Bowl, the late Sandy Stephens will be inducted into the national College Football Hall of Fame tonight. Stephens -- who died 11 years ago -- was the first African-American QB to be named to an All-American team.