DENTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A statue was unveiled Saturday for University of North Texas legend Mean Joe Greene before a home football game on Saturday.
He will always be remembered as the most famous alum from the university, and now, he will forever be a part of Apogee Stadium.READ MORE: Some Dallas ISD Students Go Back To School In 1 Week
As part of UNT’s Champion’s Weekend, Hall of famers Franco Harris, Rayfield Wright and Tony Dorsett were in attendance as a statue of Mean Joe Greene was revealed.READ MORE: American Airlines Experiencing Fuel Shortages At Some Airports
He played for the university from 1966 to 1968 and was then drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers where he played his entire NFL career.MORE NEWS: Former President Trump Endorses Ken Paxton To Be Re-Elected As Texas Attorney General
The UNT Mean Green will go against Louisiana Tech Saturday evening as they look to stay undefeated on the season.