Lawrence Dean 'Larry' Hickman
Date of Birth: October 9, 1935, in Spring Hill, Texas
Date of Death: February 10, 2017, in Tyler, Texas (81 years old)
Did you know?
Larry Hickman was involved in an incident during the 1957 Sugar Bowl game which
saw the University of Tennessee defeat Baylor University 13-7. In the 3rd quarter,
Larry Hickman kicked Tennessee guard Bruce Burnham in the face and was thrown
out of the game. Burnham was taken to a local hospital with lacerations on his face.
After the game, Larry Hickman, being the stand-up young man he was, apologized
to Burnham, the University of Tennessee and to Baylor University. They all
accepted his heart felt apology.
1959 Chicago Cardinals (NFL)
1960 Green Bay Packers (NFL)