Aggie athletes on screen: How many do you know?
Former Aggie football player Jim Haynie played the character of Richard Johnson, the husband of housewife Francesca Johnson (Meryl Streep), in "The Bridges of Madison County." Courtesy photo
While UC Davis sports fans can recall seeing Aggie alums playing in the Olympic Games, the World Series and the Super Bowl, many may not realize how often UCD athletes have shown up on their screens for other reasons.
Check out this list of 11 former UC Davis student-athletes who have appeared in television and movies. They once walked the same halls and pedaled along the same bike paths we all have. How many have you seen — whether you knew they were from Davis or not? Continue Reading