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Cannon still stands alone

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The legendary Billy Cannon remains the only Heisman Trophy winner in LSU history but says that's only "so far." Cannon believes LSU will have another winner in the not too distant future.  He also says Charlie Alexander, a running back from the late 1970's, would have won a Heisman, but instead of being thrown the ball in the flat, he was forced to run off tackle. 

In part two of our conversation with Cannon, he also talked about how Tommy Casanova, who played in the late 1960's and early '70's, ran two punts back in one game while Cannon said "I had one in four years."

Cannon remains dedicated to his team first, but unquestionably stands alone when it comes to the greatest players, or the greatest play in LSU football history.

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