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Virginia Tech’s Joey Slye Focused on Kicking Cancer in Honor of His Late Brother

[youtube id="jh3882zSjgU" width="600" height="350" autoplay="no" api_params="" class=""] By: Mike Barber - Richmond Times Dispatch Blacksburg, VA - At events like the one he hosted in April, Joey Slye can’t help but think about his brother. It’s been more than three years since leukemia claimed A.J.’s life, taking Slye’s older brother [...]

2017-06-02T09:41:39+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

UCF’s Shaquem Griffin Will Make You Feel Good About Life

By: Charlotte Wilder - USA Today Sports Here’s a story that might help restore your faith in humanity. Last fall, University of Central Florida linebacker Shaquem Griffin met with a young fan, Julianna Linton. The two share more than the fact that they both root for UCF, however; due to Amniotic [...]

2017-06-02T09:46:45+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

Sarah Gates Named PAC-12 Conference Representative for Wuerffel Trophy

Sarah Gates with Danny Wuerffel and 2016 Wuerffel Trophy recipient Ty Darlington (Photo Wuerffel Trophy) A bundle of energy and excitement has hit the PAC-12 recently as Sarah Gates has assumed the position of PAC-12 Conference Representative representing the Wuerffel Trophy.  She has hit the ground running being [...]

2017-05-16T08:06:37+00:00 May 10th, 2017|By Wuerffel Trophy|

Dr. Chris Maggio Named President of NSU

NATCHITOCHES, La. - The Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System has named Dr. Chris Maggio president of Northwestern State University in Natchitoches. Dr. Chris Maggio and his wife Jennifer after being named president of NSU (photo Darlene Williams) Maggio has worked at Northwestern for close [...]

2017-05-16T08:48:34+00:00 May 4th, 2017|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

NCFAA Announces 2017 Watch List Release Dates

Photo courtesy ESPN   The National College Football Awards Association has announced the 2017 release dates of their members' awards Watch Lists. In the 9 day period between July 10th and July 20th, 16 of the most prestigious awards in college football will formally release the names of the [...]

2017-05-16T08:47:29+00:00 May 1st, 2017|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

Football legends team up with Nissan and Habitat for Humanity to build “Heisman House”

By: NissanNews.com ATLANTA – Heisman Trophy winners Marcus Allen, Tony Dorsett, George Rogers, Charlie Ward and Danny Wuerffel joined Habitat for Humanity and Nissan to build a real "Heisman House" alongside Atlanta resident and future Habitat homeowner Kellecia Shannon. The legendary athletes, together with soccer legend Pavel Pardo, also led [...]

2017-05-01T11:55:05+00:00 May 1st, 2017|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home, Uncategorized|

Upcoming All Sports Presidents – PODCAST EXCLUSIVE

49th and 50th All Sports Presidents Join Us On Our Podcast Future All Sports Presidents Lee Lewis (2019) and Bernard Johnson (2018) enjoy a moment at the 2017 All Sports Fish Fry during banquet week (photo Wuerffel Trophy) Being the president of the All Sports Association is a [...]

2017-04-20T18:44:33+00:00 April 20th, 2017|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home, Podcasts|

18 Holes with a Legend

Coach Bowden follows through on the 6th at Killearn CC Coach Bobby Bowden Hosts Us For a Round of Golf at Killearn Country Club The career accomplishments of Wuerffel Trophy National Selection Committee Member, Robert Cleckler "Bobby" Bowden, are downright astonishing. Or to use his words, pretty "Dad Gum" [...]

2017-04-18T09:07:00+00:00 April 17th, 2017|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

Happy 80th Anniversary, Maxwell Football Club

Maxwell Football Club President Ron Jaworski with Betty Brassell ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Because we arrived a few hours early at the Tropicana Casino Hotel for our first ever trip to the Maxwell Football Club's Annual Awards Gala, we thought it might be best if we got the lay of the [...]

2017-03-17T11:01:08+00:00 March 16th, 2017|By Tom Brassell, Home|
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