Statue honoring LSU football legend Billy Cannon approved

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A day after his 80th birthday, the winner of the 1959 Heisman Trophy found out he will be forever enshrined on LSU’s campus.

It was unanimously approved by the LSU Athletic Hall of Fame Committee.

The depiction and location are expected to be announced in a few months, according to LSU Athletics.

Here’s that game winning Halloween night punt return that probably still gives those Rebels nightmares.