[18] He played four seasons mostly as a third-down running back, before retiring at the end of the 1981 season.[19]. Dowling could pass, and Hill could run, and both could catch passes. Calvin G. Hill (born January 2, 1947) is a retired American football player. Born Janet McDonald in 1947; married 1970; children: Grant Henry Hill. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list. Dallas Morning News, July 20, 1997, p. 1A. Council, 1982-86; bd mem, NCAA Found. Hill played in Dallas for six seasons, helping the Cowboys win Super Bowl VI and 2 NFC titles. Strickland Funeral Services - Camp Springs. The adoration and respect accorded Lauryn Hill seems unparalleled. in history from Duke University and reflected in the Detroit News, “We think our educations have served us every day for the last 26 years since we’ve been out of college, and that’s part of the drumbeat we have given Grant.”, The Hills have encouraged Grant to take an active role in his business relationships with the Pistons and the companies for which he does product endorsements. I'll miss having you call me Grasshopper...our own little joke. of Chicago, 1972. In March 1974, he was selected by The Hawaiians in the second round (14th overall) of the WFL Pro Draft. Through the first nine games of the season, he was the best running back in the NFL with 807 rushing yards. Alumnae Assn. Addresses: Home —Great Falls, VA. Office —Alexander and Associates, 400 C Street N.E., Washington, D.C. 20002. with his father in the Washingtonian: “I was very fortunate to have a father who was like clockwork. Among its clients, the firm numbers Major League Baseball, IBM, ABC News, the Ford Foundation, and the U.S. General Accounting Office. Both of the Hills are actively involved with several boards and organizations serving the institutions from which they graduated. Hill played for the NFL Dallas Cowboys, Washington Redskins, and Cleveland Browns. In addition to other services, Janet helped her clients establish an “inclusive” work force, that is, one including women and minorities. Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA). She retired in 2010 as the co-owner and Vice President of Alexander & Associates, Incorporated, a corporate consulting firm in Washington, D.C after 30 years in management and ownership. He was there when I went to prep school, to college, even to the Cowboys. Hill finished his rookie season with 942 rushing yards (4.6 yard average) and 8 touchdowns. You just have a lot more power to create as an owner.”, These achievements and aspirations were born of a can-do attitude that was passed from father to son. He was introduced to organized football at Riverdale, where he was named the starting quarterback as a sophomore. In 1973, he broke his own team record with 1,142 yards and six touchdowns. Hill and Dowling led the 1968 Yale team to an undefeated season, ending its schedule in a famed 29-29 tie at Harvard. Born Calvin Hill, January 2, 1947, in Baltimore; son of Henry and Elizabeth Hill.