Maurice Clarett was named USA Today High School All-American after running for 2,194 yards (9.6 yards a carry) and 30 touchdowns in 13 games. 30 for 30's "Youngstown Boys" premieres Dec. 14, 9 p.m. ET after the Heisman Trophy presentation on ESPN.
Both men fell short, but ultimately found purpose in their lives that could impact many other people in ways other than either of the aforementioned legacies. In the end, two Youngstown boys, known for their football prowess, could very well make their hometown proud for reasons that could never take place between the white lines of a football field.
In December 2013, he was featured in "Youngstown Boys," an ESPN documentary which included extensive interviews with family, friends and associates.