December 5, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 38th Heisman Trophy Award: Johnny Rodgers, Nebraska (FL)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Cliff Floyd, outfielder/1st base (Montreal Expos), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Kevin Sally, Canadian archer (Olympics 1996), born in Richmond Hill, Ontario
  • Mike Mahoney, American baseball player
  • Randolph Ross, Shelby NC, 110m hurdler
  • Roderick Mullen, NFL defensive back (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Stanislav Jasecko, hockey defenseman (Team Slovakia 1998)