Ed Dyas swept All-America honors in football and scholastics in 1960. He set an NCAA record for most field goals in a season with 13. Auburn won four SEC games in 1960 with Dyas field goals. He was also a standout player at linebacker and fullback and concluded his career as Auburn's sixth all-time leading rusher with 1,298 yards. He finished fourth in the Heisman Trophy balloting in 1960 and was selected captain of the 1960 Scholastic All-America team.