Vincent Edward "Bo" Jackson was born November 30, 1962.  His mother named him after her favorite actor, Vince Edwards. 

Bo attended McAdory High School where he played baseball and was the running back of the school's football team.  In his senior year, he rushed for 1,175 yards and also hit 20 home runs in 25 games.

In 1982 Bo was drafted by the New York Yankees in the second round, but wanted to a...

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