LOOK: Jackie Robinson, football player, in 1940 UCLA yearbook
Check out American hero and Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson in his college-football days at UCLA.
Jackie Robinson was, of course, a man of immense intelligence, strength, courage, talent, cultural import, resolve and just about any other positive attribute you can summon up. Beyond all the personal qualities he expressed through the prism of baseball, he was also, of course, a football player of some renown during his college days at UCLA.
On that point, here's this image courtesy of the inestimable John Thorn ...
That's the UCLA yearbook from 1940, Robinson's junior year, and in case you can't make him out (he's no. 28), Robinson was UCLA's featured "right half" that season.
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