KEVIN M. MOTTS
Inducted: June 23, 2006 in South Bend, IN
Date of Birth: September 30, 1957 in South Bend
High School Attended: Mishawaka Marian Graduated: 1976
High School Honors: A 3-year starter in football; started as offensive and defensive tackle on 1973 State Football Championship Team; started as fullback and line backer on 1975 State Football Championship Team; member of the All-Catholic Football Conference junior and senior years; one of the Kiwanis Athletes of the Year; played in the North-South All-Star game 1975; Parade All-American Linebacker 1975; 3-year starting forward in basketball; also lettered in baseball and track.
College Attended: Purdue University Graduated: 1980
College Honors: 4-year letterman and starter as defensive linebacker at Purdue; named Midwest Player of the Week and Chevrolet Defensive Player of the Game several times; started in 1978 Peach Bowl and 1980 Astro Bluebonnet Bowl; still holds Purdue’s career tackle record from 1979.
Professional Athletic Background: Played with the Cleveland Browns 3 years.