Dwayne Johnson was a collegiate football player and, in 1991, he was part of the University of Miami's national championship team. He later played for the Calgary Stampeders in the Canadian Football League, but was cut two months into the season.
Dwayne Douglas Johnson (born May 2, 1972), also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor and semi-retired professional wrestler who works for WWE.
Johnson was a college football player. In 1991, he was on the University of Miami's national championship team. He later played for the Calgary Stampeders in the Canadian Football League, and was cut two months into the 1995 season. This led him to become a professional wrestler like his grandfather, Peter Maivia, and his father, Rocky Johnson. Originally billed as "Rocky Maivia", he gained mainstream fame as "The Rock" in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) from 1996 to 2004, and was the first third-generation wrestler in the company's history. He returned to wrestling part-time for WWE from 2011 to 2013.
Canadian Football League
The Calgary Stampeders are a professional football team based in Calgary, Alberta, competing in the West Division of the Canadian Football League (CFL). The Stampeders play their home games at McMahon Stadium and are the third-oldest active franchise in the CFL. The Stampeders were officially founded in 1935 as the Calgary Bronks, although there were clubs in Calgary as early as 1909. The Stampeders have won 18 Western Division Championships and one Northern Division Championship. They have appeared in 13 Grey Cup Championship games, and have won the league's Grey Cup championship six times; most recently in 2008. The team has a provincial rivalry with the Edmonton Eskimos
University of Miami
Henry Burris, Jr. (born June 4, 1975) is a professional Canadian football quarterback for the Hamilton Tiger Cats of the Canadian Football League. Burris spent one year as a reserve quarterback for the National Football League's Chicago Bears.
Burris has also played for the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League.
collegiate football player
Orange, Green, and White
The University of Miami (informally referred to as UM, U Miami, Miami, or The U) is a private, non-sectarian university founded in 1925, with its main campus in Coral Gables, a medical campus in Miami city proper at the Civic Center, and an oceanographic research facility on Virginia Key.