The countdown has begun – 99 days until kickoff

Today marks 99 days until the college football season kicks off. We will count down the days until its return.

Hugh Green, #99, played DE for the University of Pittsburgh from 1977 to 1980. He had 53 career sacks and was a 3-time consensus All-American for the Panthers. He won the Sporting News Player of the Year in 1980, while finishing 2nd in the Heisman voting as well, an impressive feat for a defensive end. He was drafted in the 1st round by the Tampa Bay Bucs in 1981. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1996.