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Who Is This FL HS Legend? Buster Rhymes/Northwestern

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This old school player was one of two great south FL running backs to play for the Sooners during that era.  He was a prep All-American who also excelled in basketball and track.  He helped lead the Sooners to an Orange Bowl victory over FSU and earned All-American honors as a wide receiver for Oklahoma.  His NFL career was cut short due to off-the-field problems.

Who is he and where did he play in high school?


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George Rhymes' biggest claim to fame is his nickname "Buster". Chuck D. of the rap group Public Enemy gave aspiring rapper Trevor Smith the name Busta Rhymes...who later became a huge hip hop star in the 1990s.

Rhymes played for Northwestern about 40 years ago and was a monster back in his day.


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