May 11, 2011

SMU Director of Athletics Steve Orsini (left) presents the 2010 Silver Anniversary Mustang Award to former defensive back Albon Head ’69, ’71. Head received the most prestigious honor bestowed by the SMU Lettermen’s Association January 22. A partner in Jackson Walker’s Fort Worth law office, Head lettered in football at SMU from 1966-68, played defensive back on the 1966 SWC championship team and was a co-captain on the 1968 Bluebonnet Bowl championship team, which defeated Oklahoma 28-27. Head has served as chair of the SMU Alumni Association, the PwC SMU Athletic Forum and the Doak Walker Award. He is a member of the executive boards of SMU Dedman School of Law and SMU-in-Taos. In 2003 he received an SMU Dedman School of Law Distinguished Alumni Award.