By Michael O'Brien

Trivial pursuit

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Can you name the two Chicago area high school football players who went on to win the Heisman Trophy?

I expect that most of you remember Fenwick's Johnny Lattner, after all, the former Notre Dame All-America had his No. 34 jersey retired at Solider Field in August at halftime of the Hubbard-Fenwick gme
But the other ...

Here's a clue.

He played in a series that will be contested for the 95th year in a row on Saturday.
It's a rivalry that has produced more than a dozen NFL stars including several Hall of Famers
It's a rivalry that used to be played on Thanksgiving morning at a college field before the days of television

It was former Evanston and Yale star Clint Frank and the Widkits host New Trier Saturday afternoon t 1:30 p.m.

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