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Famed Tech football at auction

...California-based SCP Auctions, "but certainly goosebumps to know that I was holding a piece of history" that was once owned by John Heisman, the Tech coaching great.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the ball believed to be used in Tech's historic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/georgia-tech/2014-08-06/famed-tech-football-
Tech's Hamilton has amazing game

...Upstate into sacred gridiron ground. John Heisman, the inventor of the handoff...Clemson-Tech meeting this century, John Heisman's name rang throughout Bobby...doing with each snap. Even the John Heisman statue on campus was draped in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/14/col_274202.shtml
College
Dayne spurs crowd at cemetery

...decades. Go back and vote The trophy's namesake, John Heisman, is buried in a modest plot in a city-owned cemetery...Purdue's Drew Brees and Marshall's Chad Pennington. John Heisman coached Georgia Tech to the 1917 national championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/10/col_277077.shtml
College
Clemson figures out Georgia Tech this time

...five catches for 103 yards.It was the most points Clemson scored on Georgia Tech since winning 73-0 in 1903 when John Heisman - yes, that JohnHeisman - coached the Tigers. Heisman left the next season to coach the Yellow Jackets.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2013-11-14/clemson-figures-out-georg
Clemson fan Earle Maxwell ready for Saturday's big game

...Maxwell even has a 1903 program for Clemson's game against North Carolina A&M, the forerunner to N.C. State. John Heisman was Clemson's coach, and Maxwell has been told that it is the oldest Clemson football program to still exist.When...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2013-10-17/clemson-fan-earle-maxwell
Manziel wins Heisman Trophy

...college football, and that experience can be really overrated.For years, seniors dominated the award named after John Heisman, the pioneering Georgia Tech coach from the early 1900s. In the 1980s, juniors started becoming common winners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-12-08/manziel-wins-heisman-trop
Texas A&M quaterback Johnny Manziel wins Heisman Trophy

...overall to throw for 3,000 yards and run for 1,000 in a season.For years, seniors dominated the award named after John Heisman, the pioneering Georgia Tech coach from the early 1900s. In the 1980s, juniors started becoming common winners. Tim...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-12-08/texas-am-quaterback-johnn
Gailey finds new gimmick to push team

...coaches find motivation for their teams in many sources. Knute Rockne told his Notre Dame team: Win one for the Gipper. John Heisman dissected a football as a message for his team not to fumble it. Jon Gruden references rappers and their songs in speeches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/20/gat_425860.shtml
Georgia Tech
Tigers turn this season upside down

...Tigers' largest margin of victory in the series in 100 years. The 1903 Clemson team, under the direction of coach John Heisman, dismantled Georgia Tech 73-0. Heisman left Clemson that year to rebuild Georgia Tech. In a young season that remains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/21/mic_389812.shtml
Scott Michaux
Jackets hire new athletic director

...crutches and said 'Yes, it's perfect timing. Let's go for it,'" Radakovich said. Radakovich joined the ranks of John Heisman, William Alexander, Bobby Dodd and Homer Rice on Wednesday, hired as the seventh athletic director in the century-long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/23/gat_58930.shtml
Georgia Tech