Former Michigan football star Charles Woodson is receiving the ultimate honor for his impressive college career.
On Sunday morning, it was announced by Sam Ponder on ESPN Sunday Morning NFL Countdown that the Heisman Trophy winner has been selected to be a member of the 2018 College Football Hall of Fame class.
Woodson was surprised by the news and presented with a commemorative football during the show alongside Ponder, Randy Moss and Adam Schefter.
Check out the moment the news was announced below:
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Woodson was a key member of the Wolverines’ 1997 national championship team where he was a key contributor on both offense and defense. He remains the most recent player not to be a running back or quarterback to win the award, along with being the only primarily defensive player to claim the Heisman.
During his Heisman winning season, Woodson also claimed the Walter Camp Award, Bronko Nagurski Trophy, Chuck Bednarik Award, Jim Thorpe Award and Big Ten Player of the Year. He was also a two-time first-team All-American.