Hall of Fame - Inductee Detail

Pat Sullivan

Pat Sullivan


  • Position: Quarterback
  • School: Auburn
  • High School: Birmingham, AL (John Carroll HS)
  • Years: 1969-1971
  • Inducted: 1991
  • Place of Birth: Birmingham, AL
  • Date of Birth: Jan 18, 1950
  • Jersey Number: 7
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 191

Member Biography

Pat Sullivan had three superb seasons as Auburn quarterback. As a sophomore, he broke the school records for total offense and passing yardage. As a junior, he broke them again and was named Most Valuable Player in the Southeastern Conference. In his senior season, 1971, he was unanimous All-America and won the Heisman Trophy. When his career ended, he held 24 school records. In his three years, he passed for 53 touchdowns and ran for 18. His total of touchdowns responsible for, 71, was an NCAA record at the time. Sullivan played four years in the National Football League.