2011- News Archive

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As part of an ongoing series throughout the fall, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of
  • Published: Dec 30, 2011
Tim Bolte - Dec. 29, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 29, 2011
NFF National Scholar-Athletes Drew Butler and Kirk Cousins will meet in the Outback Bowl on Jan. 2.
The following schedule is for games for the dates of Dec. 29 - Jan. 4.* All times Eastern* FBS Rankings reflect the BCS StandingsFBS BowlsThu., Dec. 29 Bowl (Site) Time Game Network (Ta
  • Published: Dec 29, 2011
Ben Bachelier - Dec. 28, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 28, 2011
Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill
Six NFF National Scholar-Athletes Head to Bowl Games Six members of the NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class, presented by Fidelity Investments, will participate in the 2011-12 bowl season. NFF
  • Published: Dec 27, 2011
Luke Tribble - Dec. 27, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 27, 2011
The 2011 FBS College Football Hall of Fame Class
DALLAS, December 27, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) announced today that the Allstate Sugar Bowl will host the 7th Annual NFF National Hall of Fame Salute. The event will honor t
  • Published: Dec 27, 2011
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As part of an ongoing series throughout the fall, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of
  • Published: Dec 23, 2011
2011 Campbell Trophy finalist Joe Holland (Purdue)
The following schedule is for games for the dates of Dec. 22-28.* All times Eastern* FBS Rankings reflect the BCS StandingsFBS BowlsThu., Dec. 22 Bowl (Site) Time Game Network (Talent)
  • Published: Dec 22, 2011
Matthew Theis - Dec. 22, 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 22, 2011
NFF National Scholar-Athletes Drew Butler and Kirk Cousins will meet in the Outback Bowl on Jan. 2.
DALLAS, Dec. 22, 2011 - The National Football Foundation highlighted today that six members of the NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class, presented by Fidelity Investments, will participate in the 2011
  • Published: Dec 22, 2011
2011 NFF Annual Awards Dinner Program
Relive the excitement of the outstanding careers of the 2011 College Football Hall of Fame inductees. Learn about the stellar accomplishments of the 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class. Rea
  • Published: Dec 21, 2011
Andrew Smith - Dec. 21, 2001 NFF National Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 21, 2011
Tom Schneider - Dec. 20, 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 20, 2011
NFF Awards Committee Chairman Jack Ford presents Robert M. Gates, the 2011 NFF Gold Medal, the organization's highest honor.
College Football Hall of Famer Harley Sewell Passes Away Former Texas guard Harley Sewell, a 2000 College Football Hall of Fame inductee, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 17. He was 80. To read mo
  • Published: Dec 19, 2011
William Rudd - Dec. 19, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 19, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Harley Sewell
2000 College Football Hall of Fame inductee Harley Sewell of Texas passed away Saturday, December 17. He was 80.A native of Saint Jo, Texas, Sewell was a star wherever he played. At one time, he was
  • Published: Dec 19, 2011
Arthur Ray Jr., a senior offensive lineman from Chicago, returned to football this season, four years after bone cancer derailed his career.
DALLAS (FWAA) -- Michigan State's Arthur Ray Jr. has been named the winner of the 2011 Discover Orange Bowl/FWAA Courage Award. Ray, a senior offensive lineman from Chicago, returned to football this
  • Published: Dec 19, 2011
The Waldorf=Astoria will host the NFF's 54th Annual Awards Dinner on Tuesday, Dec. 6.
DALLAS, December 16, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) announced today that XOS Digital is providing fans access to a replay of the historic 54th NFF Annual Awards Dinner at the newly lau
  • Published: Dec 16, 2011
Josh Renel - Dec. 16, 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 16, 2011
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As part of an ongoing series throughout the fall, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of
  • Published: Dec 16, 2011
Lee Meisner - Dec. 15, 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 15, 2011
NFF Awards Committee Chairman Jack Ford presents Robert M. Gates, the 2011 NFF Gold Medal, the organization's highest honor.
DALLAS, December 15, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) has posted the video of the Gold Medal acceptance speech given by 2011 recipient Robert M. Gates at the 54th NFF Annual Awards
  • Published: Dec 15, 2011
Lequawn James - December 14, 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 14, 2011
Longtime NFF Board Members F.M. Kirby and William A. Schreyer
DALLAS, December 14, 2011 - The National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame remembered today those who passed away in 2011 and played a role in improving the game of college foot
  • Published: Dec 14, 2011
Football Bowl Association
This year, bowl games are estimated to generate more than $1 billion among 28 host communities, the Football Bowl Association announced today. The economic benefits are largely attributed to out-of-s
  • Published: Dec 13, 2011
Campbell Trophy recipient Andrew Rodriguez
National Football Foundation Concludes a Celebration for the Ages The 54th National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner attracted a record crowd of more than 1,600 people last week to the Wal
  • Published: Dec 13, 2011
Cody Haffly - December 13, 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 13, 2011
Luke Kuechly led the Football Bowl Subdivision in total tackles for a second straight season with 191 (102 unassisted), a whopping 15.9 per game.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FWAA) -- Boston College linebacker Luke Kuechly, the Atlantic Coast Conference's all-time leading tackler, has claimed the 2011 Bronko Nagurski Trophy, which is awarded annually to t
  • Published: Dec 13, 2011
Clay Garcia - December 12, 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 12, 2011
Fifty years ago, Ernie Davis, No. 44, became the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy.
By Susan Cornelius Edson, Syracuse University  NEW YORK - On the eve of the 2011 Heisman Trophy presentation, a group of distinguished sports figures gathered at the New York Historical Society
  • Published: Dec 12, 2011
College Football Hall of Fame coach Bob Devaney
As part of an ongoing series throughout the fall, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame posts This Week in College Football History, which takes a look back at some of col
  • Published: Dec 09, 2011
The National Football Foundation will make a special presentation honoring Army linebacker Andrew Rodriguez, the 2011 recipient of the NFF William V. Campbell Trophy, and Navy offensive guard John Dow
The following schedule is for games from FBS, FCS and Division II for the dates of Dec. 9-10.* All times Eastern* FCS Rankings reflect the Sports Network/Fathead.com Poll* Division II Rankings reflec
  • Published: Dec 09, 2011
2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Micah Davis (Delta State, Miss)
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 09, 2011
2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Micah Davis (Delta State, Miss)
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 09, 2011
The National Football Foundation will make a special presentation honoring Army linebacker Andrew Rodriguez, the 2011 recipient of the NFF William V. Campbell Trophy, and Navy offensive guard John Dow
DALLAS, December 8, 2011 - The National Football Foundation announced today that it will make a special presentation honoring Army linebacker Andrew Rodriguez, the 2011 recipient of the William
  • Published: Dec 09, 2011
Aramide Adefemiwa - December 8, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as th
  • Published: Dec 08, 2011
2011 Campbell Trophy recipient Andrew Rodriguez
Ten of the 16-member 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class presented by Fidelity Investments were named Academic All-Americans, College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced th
  • Published: Dec 08, 2011
Fidelity Investments®
DALLAS, Dec. 8, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) announced today that it has launched a new initiative, sponsored by Fidelity Investments®, a leading provider of not-for-profit workplace
  • Published: Dec 08, 2011
The 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class presented by Fidelity Investments
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME AND MAJOR AWARD WINNERS PRESS CONFERENCECLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE NFF NATIONAL SCHOLAR-ATHLETE PRESS CONFERENCE 2011 COLLEGE FOOTBALL HALL
  • Published: Dec 06, 2011
Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year
The 2011 Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year finalists were announced today at the NFF Annual Awards Dinner Press Conference by NFF Chairman Archie Manning and Liberty Mutual Senior Vice President for C
  • Published: Dec 06, 2011
Cornell's Jeff Matthews and Harvard's Josue Ortiz claimed the 2011 Asa S. Bushnell Cup
NEW YORK, December 5, 2011 -- A record-setting 2011 Ivy League football season culminated in a historic presentation in New York City as Cornell sophomore quarterback Jeff Mathews and Harvard sen
  • Published: Dec 05, 2011
Michael Zweifel - December 5, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the  list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Dec 05, 2011
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As part of an ongoing series throughout the fall, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of
  • Published: Dec 02, 2011
Campbell Trophy finalists Drew Butler (Georgia), Chandler Harnish (Northern Illinois)  and Kirk Cousins (Michigan State) will compete in conference title games this weekend.
The following schedule is for games from FBS, FCS and Division II for the dates of Dec. 1 - Dec. 3.* All times Eastern* FBS Rankings reflect the BCS Standings* FCS Rankings reflect the Sports Network
  • Published: Dec 01, 2011
ESPN3 will carry the NFF Annual Awards Dinner press conference
DALLAS, Dec. 1, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) announced today that ESPN3 will carry live the two main events associated with the 54th NFF Annual Awards Dinner, which will take place D
  • Published: Dec 01, 2011
Tyler Wagner - Dec. 1, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Dec 01, 2011
The Waldorf=Astoria will host the NFF's 54th Annual Awards Dinner on Tuesday, Dec. 6.
DALLAS, Nov. 30, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) and XOS Digital, a leading provider of digital technologies for collegiate and professional sports organizations, jointly announce
  • Published: Nov 30, 2011
Jeremy Snead - Nov. 29, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 29, 2011
 Texas head coach Mack Brown poses with 2010 William V. Campbell Trophy winner Sam Acho.
DALLAS, Nov. 29, 2011 - As the 2011 college football season comes to a close next week, the 16 Campbell Trophy Finalists will arrive in New York City, where each will claim an $18,000 scholarsh
  • Published: Nov 29, 2011
Case Keenum threw for 457 yards and five touchdowns as Houston earned a spot in the Conference USA championship game by beating Tulsa, 48-16
DALLAS (FWAA) - Completing perfect regular season with a dominant win over its closest conference rival earned the Houston Cougars (12-0) the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl National Team of the Week for games
  • Published: Nov 29, 2011
2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Micah Davis (Delta State, Miss)
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF Prepares for Another Historic Annual Awards Dinner The National Football Foundation (NFF) highlighted to
  • Published: Nov 28, 2011
Eric Sharkey - Nov. 28, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 28, 2011
Campbell Trophy finalist Jared Karstetter and Washington State play rival Washington in the Apple Cup Saturday night on Versus
The following schedule is for games from Divisions I - FBS and FCS for the dates of Nov. 24 - Nov. 27. * All times Eastern* FBS Rankings reflect the BCS Standings* FCS Rankings reflect the Sport
  • Published: Nov 23, 2011
Bill Cosby accepts the Gold Medal at the 2010 NFF Annual Awards Dinner
DALLAS, Nov. 23, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) highlighted today that its fabled Annual Awards Dinner, which will take place Dec. 6 at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City, prom
  • Published: Nov 23, 2011
Andrew Rotschafer - Nov. 23, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 23, 2011
Ben Rogers - Nov. 22, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 22, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Don McPherson (Syracuse).
DALLAS, Nov. 22, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) announced today that widely respected community leader Don McPherson, who played quarterback at Syracuse and is a 2008 College Football
  • Published: Nov 22, 2011
DragonFly Athletics
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. DragonFly Athletics to Sponsor Media Center at the 2011 NFF Annual Awards Dinner The National Football Foundatio
  • Published: Nov 21, 2011
Danny Polaneczky - Nov. 21, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 21, 2011
John Lesinski - Nov. 18, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 18, 2011
Campbell Trophy Finalist Chaz Hine and South Florida host Miami (FL) Saturday at 3:30 on ESPNU
The following schedule is for games from Divisions I - FBS and FCS for the dates of Nov. 17 - Nov. 22. * All times Eastern* FBS Rankings reflect the BCS Standings* FCS Rankings reflect the Sport
  • Published: Nov 17, 2011
Shawn Lehocky - Nov. 17, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 17, 2011
Rece Davis, widely respected sports commentator, will emcee the 54th NFF Annual Awards Dinner at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City on December 6.
DALLAS, November 17, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) announced today that widely respected sports commentator Rece Davis will emcee the 54th NFF Annual Awards Dinner at the Waldorf-As
  • Published: Nov 17, 2011
Randy Cross played offensive guard at UCLA from 1973-75 and earned First Team All-America honors in 1975.
DALLAS, Nov. 16, 2011 - UCLA and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Randy Cross with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Sa
  • Published: Nov 16, 2011
David Lee - Nov. 16, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 16, 2011
Kyle Larkin - Nov. 15, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 15, 2011
Lloyd Carr
DALLAS, Nov. 15, 2011 - The University of Michigan and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Coach Lloyd Carr with an NF
  • Published: Nov 15, 2011
Tim Cook (Apple)
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF to Conduct Two Hall of Fame On-Campus Salutes presented by Fidelity Investments This Saturday, the NFF w
  • Published: Nov 14, 2011
Russell Krouse - Nov. 14, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 14, 2011
Campbell Trophy Finalists Ryan Tannehill (Texas A&M) and Tysyn Hartman (Kansas State) will face off Sat. on ABC/ESPN
The following schedule is for games from Divisions I - FBS and FCS for the dates of Nov. 10 - Nov. 16. * All times Eastern* FBS Rankings reflect the BCS Standings* FCS Rankings reflect the Sport
  • Published: Nov 10, 2011
Jared Kiesow - Nov. 10, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 10, 2011
Chris Jarmon - Nov. 9, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 09, 2011
2011 Campbell Trophy finalist Micah Davis (Delta (Miss.) State)
Each week leading up to the December 6 announcement of the winner of the 2011 William V. Campbell Trophy, endowed by HealthSouth, the National Football Foundation is tracking the on-field exploits of
  • Published: Nov 09, 2011
Sandy Stephens became college football's first African-American quarterback to be named a First Team All-American, earning consensus honors in 1961.
DALLAS, Nov. 9, 2011 - University of Minnesota and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor the late Sandy Stephens with an
  • Published: Nov 09, 2011
Eric Reid (LSU) intercepted a pass at the 1-yard line after Alabama had driven to the LSU 28 in the fourth quarter.
DALLAS (FWAA) - LSU safety Eric Reid has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Nov. 5.The Southeastern Conference showdown between top-
  • Published: Nov 08, 2011
Caleb Hinton - Nov. 8, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 08, 2011
Caleb Hinton - Nov. 8, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 08, 2011
A consensus All-American in 1968, Jake Scott played safety and returned kicks at Georgia from 1967-68, leading the Bulldogs to an SEC championship his final year in Athens.
DALLAS, Nov. 8, 2011 - The University of Georgia and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Jake Scott with an NFF Hall o
  • Published: Nov 08, 2011
College Football Hall of Fame coach Barry Switzer
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF to Conduct Three Hall of Fame On-Campus Salutes presented by Fidelity Investments This Saturday, the NFF
  • Published: Nov 07, 2011
Ben Halbower - Nov. 7, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 07, 2011
Morris Claiborne (LSU) intercepted Alabama QB AJ McCarron in the third quarter of the Tigers 9-6 OT win over the Crimson Tide.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Led by a defense that held one of the nation's top offenses to six points, the LSU Tigers (9-0) won a rare mid-season No. 1 vs. No. 2 showdown, 9-6 in overtime at Alabama, to earn the
  • Published: Nov 07, 2011
Fisher DeBerry, a 2011 Hall of Fame inductee, is the winningest head coach in the history of the service academies
DALLAS, Nov. 7, 2011 - The U.S. Air Force Academy and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Coach Fisher DeBerry with an
  • Published: Nov 07, 2011
David Goodman - Nov. 4, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 04, 2011
Gary Flavion - Nov. 2, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 02, 2011
2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Chandler Harnish of Northern Illinois.
Each week leading up to the December 6 announcement of the winner of the 2011 William V. Campbell Trophy, endowed by HealthSouth, the National Football Foundation is tracking the on-field exploits of
  • Published: Nov 02, 2011
Jones, a 6-3, 241-pound sophomore from Columbus, Ga., registered four sacks for 27 yards in losses and forced a fumble in the Bulldogs' 24-20 victory over Florida
DALLAS (FWAA) –  Georgia outside linebacker end Jarvis Jones has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Oct. 29.Jones, a
  • Published: Nov 01, 2011
Richard Doolin - Nov. 1, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Nov 01, 2011
South Dakota running back Chris Ganious is one of 16 NFF National Scholar-Athletes presented by Fidelity Investments
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.  NFF Announces 2011 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class presented by Fidelity Investments Recognized by t
  • Published: Oct 31, 2011
Will Dhonau - October 28, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 28, 2011
A two-time First Team All-America selection at center, Michael Favor helped drive North Dakota State to three Division II national championships. He will be honored Oct. 29 with an NFF Hall of Fame On
DALLAS, Oct. 28, 2011 - North Dakota State and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Mike Favor with an NFF Hall of Fame
  • Published: Oct 28, 2011
2011 College Football Hall of Famer Eddie George won the Heisman Trophy in 1995.
DALLAS, Oct. 27, 2011 - Ohio State and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Eddie George with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Ca
  • Published: Oct 27, 2011
Dan Chapman - Oct. 27, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 27, 2011
2011 Campbell Trophy finalist Kirk Cousins (Michigan State).
Each week leading up to the December 6 announcement of the winner of the 2011 William V. Campbell Trophy, endowed by HealthSouth, the National Football Foundation is tracking the on-field exploits of
  • Published: Oct 26, 2011
Brown, a 6-6, 255-pound senior from Charlotte, N.C., scored two touchdowns – one by interception return and one by fumble return – in Clemson's 59-38 victory over North Carolina.
DALLAS (FWAA) –  Clemson defensive end Kourtnei Brown has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Oct. 22.Brown, a 6-6,
  • Published: Oct 25, 2011
Doug English, a First Team All-American defensive tackle at Texas, will be honored with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute on Oct. 29 during the game between the Longhorns and Kansas.
DALLAS, Oct. 25, 2011 - The University of Texas and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Doug English with an NFF Hall
  • Published: Oct 25, 2011
College Football Hall of Fame defensive tackle Doug English (Texas).
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF to Announce 2011 National Scholar-Athlete Class presented by Fidelity Investments on Wednesday Sixteen w
  • Published: Oct 24, 2011
Seth Doege threw for 441 yards and four touchdown passes as the Red Raiders raced to a 31-7 lead on their way to the 41-38 win.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Pulling off an upset of the nation's third-ranked team to end the nation's longest home winning streak earned the Texas Tech Red Raiders (5-2) the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl National
  • Published: Oct 24, 2011
Justin Budiac - Oct. 24, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 24, 2011
Herman Brito - Oct. 21, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 21, 2011
Campbell Trophy semifinalists Harris Agbor (University of Connecticut) and Myles Caragein (University of Pittsburgh) go head-to-head Wednesday night on ESPN.
The following schedule is for games from Divisions I - FBS and FCS for the dates of Oct. 20 - Oct. 26.* All times Eastern* FBS Rankings reflect the BCS Standings* FCS Rankings reflect the Sports Netw
  • Published: Oct 20, 2011
David Lerner, a senior punter from Gainesville, Fla., won a starting job despite being diagnosed last summer with Crohn's disease.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Florida's David Lerner is the weekly nominee for the 2011 Discover Orange Bowl/FWAA Courage Award, to be announced at the end of the season. Lerner, a senior punter from Gainesv
  • Published: Oct 20, 2011
Joshua Bain - Oct. 19, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 19, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Gene Washington (Michigan State).
DALLAS, Oct. 19, 2011 - Michigan State and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Gene Washington with an NFF Hall of Fam
  • Published: Oct 19, 2011
Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill
Each week leading up to the December 6 announcement of the winner of the 2011 William V. Campbell Trophy, endowed by HealthSouth, the National Football Foundation is tracking the on-field exploit
  • Published: Oct 19, 2011
Vinny Curry, a 6-3, 263-pound senior from Neptune, N.J., made nine tackles, including four tackles for losses (3.5 sacks) along with a forced fumble and a fumble recovery in the Thundering Herd's 24-2
DALLAS (FWAA) - Marshall defensive end Vinny Curry has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Oct. 15.Curry, a 6-3, 263-pound seni
  • Published: Oct 18, 2011
Tyler Aubrey - Oct. 18, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, Presented by Fidelity
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 18, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Gene Washington (Michigan State).
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. 39 NFF National Scholar-Athletes Playing in the NFL There are 39 former NFF National Scholar-Athletes have m
  • Published: Oct 17, 2011
Campbell Trophy semifinalist Kirk Cousins led Michigan State to a 28-14 victory over rival Michigan
DALLAS (FWAA) - Beating its in-state rival for a fourth consecutive season while also taking control of its division race enabled the Michigan State Spartans (5-1) to earn the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Na
  • Published: Oct 17, 2011
Michael Prosser - Oct. 17, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 17, 2011
Matt Muschall - Oct. 14, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 14, 2011
Blaine Irby, a senior tight end from Camarillo, Calif., has returned to football after a gruesome injury three years ago left doctors uncertain whether he would ever walk normally again.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Texas' Blaine Irby is the weekly nominee for the 2011 Discover Orange Bowl/FWAA Courage Award, to be announced at the end of the season. Irby, a senior tight end from Camarillo,
  • Published: Oct 14, 2011
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees was a NFF National Scholar-Athlete in 2000 from Purdue University.
DALLAS, October 13, 2011 – Thirty-nine former NFF National Scholar-Athletes have made NFL rosters for the 2011 season. The group includes three Super Bowl MVPs in Peyton Manning (1997, Tennessee), Dr
  • Published: Oct 13, 2011
Ben Miller - Oct. 13, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments®. Nominated by their school as the ab
  • Published: Oct 13, 2011
Oklahoma State quarterback Brandon Weeden.
Each week leading up to the December 6 announcement of the winner of the 2011 William V. Campbell Trophy, endowed by HealthSouth, the National Football Foundation is tracking the on-field exploit
  • Published: Oct 12, 2011
John Babb - Oct. 11, 2011 NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day, presented by Fidelity Investments
Each NFF Scholar-Athlete of the Day is selected from the list of candidates for the NFF National Scholar- Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investmen
  • Published: Oct 11, 2011
Robert M. Gates, the former U.S. secretary of defense, will accept the 2011 NFF Gold Medal December 6 at the NFF Annual Awards Dinner in New York City.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates to Receive NFF Gold Medal The National Football Foundation & Co
  • Published: Oct 10, 2011
Taylor Martinez (Nebraska) finished with two touchdown passes among his season-high 16 completions.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Storming from behind to register the biggest comeback in school history allowed the Nebraska Cornhuskers (5-1) to earn the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl National Team of the Week for gam
  • Published: Oct 10, 2011
Campbell Trophy semifinalist Emmanuel Acho and Texas will play No. 1 Oklahoma at the Cotton Bowl Saturday
The following schedule is for games from Divisions I - FBS and FCS for the dates of Oct. 6 - Oct. 8.* All times Eastern* Rankings reflect the USA Today Coaches' Poll  ACC Date Time
  • Published: Oct 06, 2011
The Presentation Colelge Saints celebrate after the program's first ever victory.
NEW ULM, Minn. –The Presentation football team added another chapter to the history books this afternoon when the team earned its first win in school history when they defeated Martin Luther 28-6
  • Published: Oct 05, 2011
Will Shields, who earned unanimous All-American honors in 1992, will be honored Oct. 8 with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salute during the Cornhuskers' game against Ohio State.
DALLAS, Oct. 5, 2011 - The University of Nebraska and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Will Shields with an NFF Hall of F
  • Published: Oct 05, 2011
Amack, a 6-2, 227-pound senior from Pleasanton, Calif., registered a career-high 23 tackles (11 unassisted) in the Falcons' 35-34 overtime victory at Navy.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Air Force linebacker Brady Amack has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Oct. 1.Amack, a 6-2, 227-pound senior
  • Published: Oct 04, 2011
Robert M. Gates, the former U.S. secretary of defense, will accept the 2011 NFF Gold Medal December 6 at the NFF Annual Awards Dinner in New York City.
DALLAS, October 4, 2011 - The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today that Robert M. Gates, the former U.S. secretary of defense, has been named the 2011 r
  • Published: Oct 04, 2011
Kansas State defensive back Tysyn Hartman is a William V. Campbell Trophy semifinalist.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. The Crew In Striped Shirts: Breaking Down the Positions EXCLUSIVELY to Monday’s Chalktalk, Rogers Redding, t
  • Published: Oct 03, 2011
J.J. McDermott threw for 349 yards and four touchdowns and Darius Johnson caught 12 passes for 152 yards and two scores
DALLAS (FWAA) - Earning a dramatic 40-33 overtime win over their arch rival to improve to 4-1 for the first time in a generation enabled the SMU Mustangs (4-1) to earn the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Nation
  • Published: Oct 03, 2011
Mike Kelly is the winningest coach in Football Championship Subdivision history, winning 82 percent of his games.
DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2011 - The University of Dayton and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Coach Mike Kelly with an NFF
  • Published: Sep 30, 2011
Blissard, a senior from Murfreesboro, Tenn., has returned to football after suffering an injury to his spleen during a scrimmage last spring.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Middle Tennessee receiver Shane Blissard and athletic trainer Robbie Stewart are the first weekly nominees for the 2011 Discover Orange Bowl FWAA Courage Award, to be announced
  • Published: Sep 29, 2011
Jeremiah Attaochu, a 6-2, 235-pound sophomore from Washington, D.C., had a career-high nine tackles, including three sacks for 23 yards in losses.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Georgia Tech linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Sept. 24.Attaochu, a 6-2, 235
  • Published: Sep 27, 2011
Clendon Thomas (left) will be honored with an On-Campus Salute presented by Fidelity Investments on Oct. 1 when Oklahoma hosts Ball State.
DALLAS, Sept. 27, 2011 - The University of Oklahoma and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Clendon Thomas with an NFF Hall
  • Published: Sep 27, 2011
College Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Carlos Alvarez (Florida).
DALLAS, Sept. 27, 2011 - The University of Florida and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Carlos Alvarez with an NFF
  • Published: Sep 27, 2011
College Football Halll of Fame inductees Carlos Alvarez (Florida, left) and Clendon Thomas (Oklahoma).
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF Honors Three College Football Hall of Fame Inductees with Hall of Fame On-Campus Salutes, presented by Fide
  • Published: Sep 26, 2011
Quarterback Tajh Boyd threw for three touchdowns, ran for another and topped the 300-yard passing mark for a second straight week.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Beating a ranked opponent for a second consecutive week and gaining a key win over a conference rival enabled the Clemson Tigers (4-0) to earn the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl National Team o
  • Published: Sep 26, 2011
Bill Enyart, Darryl Talley, Rob Waldrop
The following schedule is for games from Divisions I - FBS and FCS for the dates of Sept. 22 - Sept. 24. * All times Eastern * Rankings reflect the Coaches Poll  ACC Date Time
  • Published: Sep 22, 2011
Rob Waldrop claimed the Bednarik, Nagurski and Outland trophies in 1993 as the Wildcats' Desert Swarm defense set a Pac-10 record by limiting opposing offenses to 30.1 rushing yards per game.
DALLAS, Sept. 22, 2011 - The University of Arizona and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Rob Waldrop with an NFF Hall of F
  • Published: Sep 22, 2011
Harris, a 5-11, 207-pound junior from Lawton, Okla., intercepted two passes in top-ranked Oklahoma's 23-13 victory at No. 5 Florida State.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Oklahoma free safety Javon Harris has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Sept. 17.Harris, a 5-11, 207-pound ju
  • Published: Sep 20, 2011
A two-time First Team All-Pac 8 selection and a First Team All-American in 1968, Bill Enyart carried the ball 293 times for 1,304 yards and 17 touchdowns in 1968.
DALLAS, Sept. 20, 2011 - Oregon State and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Bill Enyart with an NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus
  • Published: Sep 20, 2011
Bill Enyart, Darryl Talley, Rob Waldrop
News and notes from around the world of college football. Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF Announces 2011 Chapter Leadership AwardsThe National Fo
  • Published: Sep 19, 2011
Big Ten commissioner and NFF board member Jim Delany
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Russell Maryland to be Honored with NFF On-Campus Salute presented by Fidelity Investments On Saturday, the
  • Published: Sep 13, 2011
Ja'Gared Davis, a 6-1, 225-pound junior from Crockett, Texas, recorded eight tackles, 2.5 tackles for losses (1.5 sacks), an interception, three pass breakups and a forced fumble and recovery for a to
DALLAS (FWAA) - SMU linebacker Ja'Gared Davis has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Sept. 10.In the Mustangs' 28-17 victory o
  • Published: Sep 13, 2011
College Football Officiating (CFO)
By Rogers Redding (Periodically, Rogers Redding, the national coordinator of College Football Officiating, will provide insights about rules changes and the mindset of college football referees
  • Published: Sep 13, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Russell Maryland (Miami)
DALLAS, Sept. 13, 2011 - The University of Miami (Fla.) and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Russell Maryland with an NFF
  • Published: Sep 13, 2011
The Wolverines staged a 35-31 come-from-behind win over Notre Dame in front of 104,814 fans in the first night game ever played at Michigan Stadium.
DALLAS (FWAA) - Its dramatic rally - make that two rallies - in the final 75 seconds to win earned the Michigan Wolverines (2-0) the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl National Team of the Week for games of th
  • Published: Sep 12, 2011
Seventh annual EA Sports NCAA Football Challenge Rour kicks off Sept. 9 in New York
LEXINGTON, Ky. – Sept. 9, 2011 – NCAA Football's premiere fan event, the EA SPORTS NCAA Football Challenge Tour, a mobile videogame tour with Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), Reese's® Peanut
  • Published: Sep 09, 2011
College Football Officiating (CFO)
By Rogers Redding (Periodically, Rogers Redding, the national coordinator of College Football Officiating, will provide insights about rules changes and the mindset of college football referees
  • Published: Sep 07, 2011
University of Texas - San Antonio
News and notes from around the world of college football.Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NEW RULES: UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCTB
  • Published: Sep 07, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Lee Roy Selmon (Oklahoma).
College Football Hall of Famer Lee Roy Selmon passed away Sunday, Sept. 4, in Tampa, Fla. He was 56. Selmon was a class of 1988 inductee to the College Football Hall of Fame  and a 1975 NFF Nati
  • Published: Sep 05, 2011
NCAA Football
The following schedule is for games from Divions I - FBS and FCS for the dates of Sept. 1 - Sept. 5. * All times Eastern * Rankings reflect the Coaches Poll   ACC Date Time
  • Published: Sep 01, 2011
College Football Hall of Fame defensive lineman Marty Lyons (Alabama).
DALLAS, August 31, 2011 - The University of Alabama and The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that they will jointly honor Marty Lyons with an NFF Hall of
  • Published: Aug 31, 2011
Clendon Thomas (left) will be honored with an On-Campus Salute presented by Fidelity Investments on Oct. 1 when Oklahoma hosts Ball State.
DALLAS, August 30, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Football Hall of Fame today announced the 2011 schedule for the NFF Hall of Fame On-Campus Salutes, presented by Fidelit
  • Published: Aug 30, 2011
College Football Hall of Fame defensive lineman Marty Lyons (Alabama).
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF Begins Partnership with College Football Officiating Coming new this fall to Monday's Chalktalk, College
  • Published: Aug 29, 2011
Sam Acho (left) accepts the William V. Campbell Trophy from NFF chairman emeritus Jon F. Hanson at the 2010 NFF Annual Awards Dinner.
The recently announced sponsorship between Fidelity Investments and the National Football Foundation made the list of Top Ten Best Sports Business Deals, according to AdvisorOne.com. Writer Dan Berma
  • Published: Aug 25, 2011
Tim Cook (Apple)
Tim Cook, who joined the NFF Board of Directors in February of 2010, has been named CEO of Apple, the pioneering technology company and the second largest corporation in the world.Cook, who has worke
  • Published: Aug 25, 2011
West Florida will explore adding football.
 News and notes from around the world of college football. Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Colleg
  • Published: Aug 22, 2011
Woody Durham, the longtime voice of North Carolina football, has been named the 2011 recipient of the National Football Foundation's Chris Schenkel Award for excellence in broadcasting.
DALLAS, August 18 - The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today that Woody Durham, the longtime voice of North Carolina football, has been named the 2011 r
  • Published: Aug 18, 2011
Longtime voices of college football Verne Lundquist and Brent Musburger have been named co-recipients of the NFF's 2011 Outstanding Contribution to College Football Award.
DALLAS, August 16, 2011 - The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today that longtime voices of college football Verne Lundquist and Brent Musburger have bee
  • Published: Aug 16, 2011
Jon F. Hanson is Chairman Emeritus of the National Football Foundation.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Fidelity Investments and the National Football Foundation Announce New Sponsorship The National Fo
  • Published: Aug 15, 2011
Fidelity Investments®
DALLAS & BOSTON, August 11, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Football Hall of Fame and Fidelity Investments®, a leading provider of not-for-profit workplace retir
  • Published: Aug 11, 2011
Archie Manning is the National Football Foundation's Chairman.
PHILADELPHIA, August 9, 2011 - The Maxwell Football Club (MFC), the oldest football club in America, announced today that National Football Foundation (NFF) Chairman Archie Manning has been selected
  • Published: Aug 09, 2011
1999 William V. Campbell Trophy winner Chad Pennington (Marshall) will serve as an analyst for Fox this season.
College Football Hall of Famer Bubba Smith Passes Away College Football Hall of Fame defensive end Bubba Smith of Michigan State passed away Wednesday, Aug. 3. He was 66. Smith was a two-time A
  • Published: Aug 08, 2011
1999 William V. Campbell Trophy winner Chad Pennington (Marshall) will serve as an analyst for Fox this season.
 College Football Hall of Famer Bubba Smith Passes Away College Football Hall of Fame defensive end Bubba Smith of Michigan State passed away Wednesday, Aug. 3. He was 66. Smith was a two-
  • Published: Aug 08, 2011
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. College Football Hall of Famer Bubba Smith Passes Away College Football Hall of Fame defensive end
  • Published: Aug 08, 2011
L-R: College Football Hall of Famer Chad Hennings (Air Force), TCU head coach Gary Patterson, North Texas head coach Dan McCarney, NFF COO Matthew Sign and NFF President and CEO Steve Hatchell at the
 Dallas, August 4, 2011- The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today that its chapter network distributed $1 million in scholarships during its recent
  • Published: Aug 04, 2011
Bubba Smith was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1988.
College Football Hall of Fame defensive end Bubba Smith of Michigan State passed away Wednesday, Aug. 3. He was 66.Smith had a superb beginning. His father, Willie Ray Smith, was a great high scho
  • Published: Aug 03, 2011
2011 Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook
NFF chapter members can receive 15 percent off the 2011 edition of the Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook. The Yearbook, a 400-page comprehensive guide to college football priced at $22.95,
  • Published: Aug 02, 2011
Big East Conference
The 2011 Big East Conference's media day is today in Newport, Rhode Island. Coaches and players from each of the eight schools will meet with the media throughout the day. There will be live streamin
  • Published: Aug 02, 2011
Gordie Lockbaum is a College Football Hall of Famer from Holy Cross.
News and notes from around the world of college football. Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. College Foot
  • Published: Aug 01, 2011
Football Bowl Association
ARLINGTON, TEXAS (FBA) - The 2011 college football season is right around the corner and in preparations for the new season, the Football Bowl Association officially unveiled a new logo today.The log
  • Published: Aug 01, 2011
Coach Dave Maurer, a 1991 College Football Hall of Fame inductee from Wittenberg University in Ohio, passed away July 30.
Coach Dave Maurer, a 1991 College Football Hall of Fame inductee from Wittenberg University in Ohio, passed away July 30. He was 79. Maurer coached Wittenberg 15 years, winning national champion
  • Published: Aug 01, 2011
Conference USA
Conference USA's 2011 Media Day is set for Sunday, July 31 in Memphis, Tenn. All 12 head coaches and one player from each school will be on hand to preview the upcoming season. C-USA followers will
  • Published: Jul 29, 2011
Western Athletic Conference
The Western Athletic Conference media days wind down Thursday in Las Vegas, Nev. The event will be the first major opportunity to hear from new WAC head coaches Larry Coker and Dennis Franchione fr
  • Published: Jul 28, 2011
The Yale Football Team will be showcased on the YES Network for the fourth consecutive season.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Yale Football Team will be showcased on the YES Network for the fourth straight season. The package known as "Yale on YES" includes three straight Ivy League Games during t
  • Published: Jul 28, 2011
Mountain West Conference
The Mountain West Conference continues it's media days in Las Vegas, Nev. today. The leagues coaches and players will have interview segments with Versus and CBS Sports Network as well as each school
  • Published: Jul 27, 2011
Pac-12 Conference
For the second consecutive year, but first with new members Colorado and Utah, the Pac-12 Conference will conduct bi-coastal media days. The first leg is taking place today in Los Angeles, and will c
  • Published: Jul 26, 2011
Mid-American Conference
The Mid-American Conference has begun its football media day from Ford Field in Detroit. The league will conclude its season with the MAC Championship Game at the same site on Friday, December 3.To f
  • Published: Jul 26, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Herschel Walker (Georgia) will be the subject of an ESPN documentary.
 News and notes from around the world of college football. Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF Mo
  • Published: Jul 25, 2011
Robert and Myra Kraft
Myra Kraft, the wife of NFF Board Member Robert Kraft, passed away Wednesday, July 20. She was 68.A devoted philanthropist, Mrs. Kraft’s generosity touched lives of countless causes and individuals a
  • Published: Jul 21, 2011
SEC Media Days take place Wednesday - Friday in Hoover, Ala.
Football media days continue as the SEC takes its turn Wednesday through Friday in Hoover, Ala.  Fans may access comprehensive coverage throughout the three-day event at SECDigitalNetwork.com, i
  • Published: Jul 20, 2011
College Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Emcees Charles Davis (left) and Jon Gruden
 News and notes from around the world of college football. Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. 2010 C
  • Published: Jul 18, 2011
The 2011 Hall of Fame Coaches Bill Manlove, Barry Alvarez, Mike Kelly, and Gene Stallings (left to right) field questions from hosts Charles Davis and Jon Gruden (middle).
Thousands of college football fans from across the country joined the National Football Foundation at the College Football Hall of Fame for the 17th Annual Enshrinement Festival July 15-16. The event
  • Published: Jul 18, 2011
2011 Walter Camp Player of the Year Watch List Announced
New Haven, Conn. – The Walter Camp Football Foundation has announced the names of forty “players to watch” for its 2011 Player of the Year award, the nation’s fourth-oldest individual college foo
  • Published: Jul 18, 2011
2011 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Watch List Announced
FORT WORTH, Texas - The Davey O'Brien Foundation announced the 2011 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award® (The O'Brien) Watch List today. This year's list, which was compiled by a subset of T
  • Published: Jul 15, 2011
2011 Doak Walker Watch List Announced
DALLAS, TEXAS - The PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced today the preseason candidates for the 2011 Doak Walker Award. The award is presented annually to the nation’s top college running back.The field
  • Published: Jul 15, 2011
2011 Butkus Award Watch List Released
The Butkus Award has released its 2011 Watch List. The award, which honors Dick Butkus is presented annually to the nation's most outstanding linebacker.Selectors choose the best overall linebacker,
  • Published: Jul 14, 2011
2011 Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List Released
Houston, Texas – July 12, 2011 – The Rotary Lombardi Award Committee has released the Official Watch List for the 2011 Rotary Lombardi Award. This is the 42nd year that the Rotary Lombardi Award has
  • Published: Jul 12, 2011
The Hall of Fame Gridiron Plaza in downtown South Bend, Ind., attracted a capacity crowd during the Enshrinement Festival last year.
  DALLAS, July 11, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that nationally acclaimed television commentators Charles Davis, who curr
  • Published: Jul 11, 2011
2011 Bronko Nagurski Trophy and Outland Trophy Watch Lists Unveiled
DALLAS (FWAA) – The 2011 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List features the best and brightest of the upcoming season's defensive players. One of 87 players on the list most likely will
  • Published: Jul 08, 2011
The 2011 Lou Groza Award and Ray Guy Award Preseason Watch Lists were released on July 7
Lou Groza AwardDanny Hrapmann, David Ruffer and Blair Walsh, all finalists for previous Groza Awards, head up the 30 player watch list released today by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission. The o
  • Published: Jul 07, 2011
The 2011 Lou Groza Award and Ray Guy Award Preseason Watch Lists were released on July 7
Lou Groza AwardDanny Hrapmann, David Ruffer and Blair Walsh, all finalists for previous Groza Awards, head up the 30 player watch list released today by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission. The o
  • Published: Jul 07, 2011
The Hall of Fame Gridiron Plaza in downtown South Bend, Ind., attracted a capacity crowd during the Enshrinement Festival last year.
DALLAS, July 7, 2011 - The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that XOS Digital, Inc., the leading provider of digital technologies for sports teams na
  • Published: Jul 07, 2011
The John Mackey Award is given annually to the best collegiate tight end
Bethpage, N.Y. (July 6, 2011) - The 2011 John Mackey Award preseason watch list has been released by the Nassau County Sports Commission.  Given annually to the best collegiate tight end, the aw
  • Published: Jul 06, 2011
2009 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Colt McCoy (Texas) has co-written the book
 News and notes from around the world of college football. Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Renown
  • Published: Jul 05, 2011
The Hall of Fame Gridiron Plaza in downtown South Bend, Ind., attracted a capacity crowd during the Enshrinement Festival last year.
DALLAS - June 29, 2011 - Thousands of college football fans from across the country will join the National Football Foundation from July 15-16 at the College Football Hall of Fame in South Bend
  • Published: Jun 29, 2011
1999 William V. Campbell Trophy winner Chad Pennington (Marshall) will serve as an analyst for Fox this season.
 News and notes from around the world of college football. Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Ted Ru
  • Published: Jun 20, 2011
Football Bowl Association
ARLINGTON, Texas (FBA) – The Football Bowl Association (FBA) officially released the cumulativeschedule for the 2011-12 bowl season on Thursday. Once again this season, 35 bowl games are scheduled to
  • Published: Jun 17, 2011
Sam Acho collects a tackle during Texas' win over Nebraska in 2010.
2010 William V. Campbell Trophy winner and Arizona Cardinals draftee Sam Acho recently took some time from his workout schedule in Arizona to visit with the NFF on winning the Campbell Trophy, gradua
  • Published: Jun 16, 2011
The Waldorf=Astoria will host the NFF's 54th Annual Awards Dinner on Tuesday, Dec. 6.
 News and notes from around the world of college football. Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. 54th A
  • Published: Jun 13, 2011
Chaz Hine walked on the South Florida football team in 2007. In 2007, Hine will begin his third year as a starter at USF.
ESPN.com blogger Andrea Adelson featured University of South Florida offensive guard Chaz Hine. Hine, a walk on in 2007, will begin his third year as a starter this fall. He graduated with a 3.86 GPA
  • Published: Jun 10, 2011
2010 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Ben Wartman (St. Thomas - Minn.)
By Gene McGivern, Sports Information Director at University of St. Thomas (Minn.)Brush with celebrity? Former Tommie All-American Ben Wartman knows all about such opportunities.Recent developments on
  • Published: Jun 09, 2011
NFF board member Chris Plonsky will give the keynote address at the College Sports Video Summit.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF News NFF board member Chris Plonsky will give the keynote address at tomorrow's College Sports
  • Published: Jun 06, 2011
Coach Bill Manlove is one of the six-member 2011 Divisional College Football Hall of Fame Class.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF Announces 2011 Divisional College Football Hall of Fame Class The National Football Foundation and Coll
  • Published: May 31, 2011
Mark Harmon (UCLA) was named a National Scholar-Athlete in 1973.
By Brian Price In one sense, Mark Harmon has played the same role for more than 30 years: team leader. From his time as a quarterback at UCLA until now, as producer and star of the CBS hit ser
  • Published: May 31, 2011
Appalachian State's three-time All-American Dexter Coakley is one of six members of the 2011 Divisional College Football Hall of Fame Class.
DALLAS, May 24, 2011 - Archie Manning, chairman of The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF), announced today the 2011 Divisional Hall of Fame Class, which considers players a
  • Published: May 24, 2011
Russell Maryland (Miami, Fla.) Coach Lloyd Carr (Michigan) and Marty Lyons (Alabama) represent the 2011 College Football Hall of Fame induction class at the NASDAQ OMX announcement on May 17 in Times
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF Set to Announce 2011 Divisional College Football Hall of Fame Inductees The National Football Foundation
  • Published: May 24, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Joe Steffy (Army)
Joe Steffy, a 1987 College Football Hall of Fame inductee from Army passed away on May 22, 2011 at the age of 85.Joe Steffy had impact football careers at both the University of Tennessee and West Po
  • Published: May 23, 2011
Fisher DeBerry, a 2011 Hall of Fame inductee, is the winningest head coach in the history of the service academies
NEW YORK, May 17, 2011 - From the national ballot of 79 candidates and a pool of hundreds of eligible nominees, Archie Manning, chairman of The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame
  • Published: May 17, 2011
Watch the Announcement of the 2011 Hall of Fame class LIVE
Watch the announcement, hosted by NASDAQ OMX, of the 2011 College Football Hall of Fame inductees from the NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision (formerly Division I-A). Click here to watch a live stre
  • Published: May 17, 2011
2010 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Stefen Wisniewski has won Penn State's Ernest B. McCoy Memorial Award.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF to Announce 2011 College Football Hall of Fame Class The National Football Foundation & College Hal
  • Published: May 16, 2011
Three 2011 College Football Hall of Fame inductees will ring the opening bell at NASDAQ OMX Tuesday morning.
What: National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame, Inc will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to announce the induction of 14 players and two coaches to the 201
  • Published: May 16, 2011
Charles Davis will moderate the announcement of the 2011 College Football Hall of Fame class.
DALLAS, May 12, 2011 - The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today that widely respect college football analyst Charles Davis, who currently works with FOX Sport
  • Published: May 12, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Ace Parker played for Hall of Fame coach Wallace Wade at Duke.
College Football Hall of Famer Ace Parker of Duke will celebrate his 99th birthday on Tuesday, May 17. The five-sport star was named the greatest athlete to ever represent his native South Hampton Ro
  • Published: May 11, 2011
Wyoming safety Chris Prosinski is a member of the 2011 NFF Hampshire Honor Society.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF Announces Members of the 2011 Hampshire Honor Society The National Football Foundation & College Hal
  • Published: May 09, 2011
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DALLAS, May 4, 2011 - The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today
  • Published: May 04, 2011
Stanford - Owen Marecic
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Nine Members of 2010 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class Selected in NFL Draft It was a record-setting weeken
  • Published: May 02, 2011
Penn State - Stefan Wisniewski
Penn State offensive guard Stefen Wisniewski has been selected in the second round, 48th overall, by the Oakland Raiders. Stefen Wisniewski (Penn State, 3.91 GPA in Secondary Education) - A First
  • Published: Apr 29, 2011
The four selections mark the most in the 52-year history of the NFF National Scholar-Athlete program.
DALLAS, April 29, 2011 – Four members of the 2010 National Football Foundation National Scholar-Athlete Class were selected in the first round of the NFL Draft Thursday evening in New York City. The
  • Published: Apr 29, 2011
2003 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Eli Manning (Ole Miss) was selected first overall in the 2004 NFL Draft.
As we all know, the NFL Draft begins tonight at Radio City Music Hall in New York City and the 2010 class figures to be well-represented. Beginning in 1959, the NFF's National Scholar-Athlete program
  • Published: Apr 28, 2011
Jim Mandich was a 2004 College Football Hall of Fame inductee from Michigan.
College Football Hall of Fame tight end Jim Mandich (Michigan) passed away Tuesday, April 26. He was 62. He was a member of the 2004 Hall of Fame class.A tenacious blocker and talented pass-catcher,
  • Published: Apr 27, 2011
NFF Board Member and College Football Hall of Famer Archie Griffin (Ohio State) will speak at the College Football Hall of Fame on June 28.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF News NFF Board Member and College Football Hall of Famer Archie Griffin (Ohio State) and former Syracuse
  • Published: Apr 25, 2011
Gary Patterson accepts the Distinguished Texan Award from NFF President and CEO Steve Hatchell.
IRVING, April 21, 2011 - For the third consecutive year, the National Football Foundation Gridiron Club of Dallas attracted a sellout crowd to the east end of Cowboys Stadium to honor TCU head coach
  • Published: Apr 21, 2011
Rhode Island offensive lineman Matt Greenhalgh donates bone marrow.
Rhode Island offensive lineman Matt Greenhalgh is accustomed to saving his quarterback's life from oncoming pass rushers. Earlier this month, Greenhalgh began donating bone marrow to help save lives
  • Published: Apr 20, 2011
2005 NFF National Scholar-Athlete DeMeco Ryans (Alabama) will endow a scholarship at his alma mater.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Award-Winning Journalist Steve Richardson to Write the Definitive History of the National Football Foundation
  • Published: Apr 18, 2011
The 2010 NFF Gridiron Club of Dallas Chapter Scholar-Athletes.
IRVING, April 18, 2011 - The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) Gridiron Club of Dallas Chapter announced today the recipients of the chapter’s seven major awards. The 2011
  • Published: Apr 18, 2011
Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Commissioner John Swofford
CLEVELAND – The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) announced April 12 that Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Commissioner John Swofford, former director of athletics at t
  • Published: Apr 15, 2011
8: Ivy League Football and America
Watch the video trailer by clicking here. The Ivy League’s contributions to the gridiron reach back to the game’s earliest days, and football buffs can now revel in the league’s history thanks t
  • Published: Apr 15, 2011
Steve Richardson, the award-winning journalist who has written about college football for more than 35 years, has agreed to pen the definitive history of the NFF.
DALLAS, April 12, 2011 - The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today that Steve Richardson, the award-winning journalist who has written about college football f
  • Published: Apr 12, 2011
College Football Hall of Famer Jackie Paker (Mississippi State) will be honored at Davis Wade Stadium.
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF News NFF Board Member T. Boone Pickens will be a distinguished speaker at the University of Texas McCombs School
  • Published: Apr 11, 2011
R.C. Slocum, who recorded 123 wins as the Aggies head coach, had more than 50 Texas A&M players drafted into the NFL during his career.
R.C. Slocum, the winningest coach in Texas A&M football history, has been named winner of the 2011 Neyland Trophy presented by the Knoxville Quarterback Club.First awarded in 1967, the Trophy is
  • Published: Apr 07, 2011
2007 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Danny Woodhead (Chadron State) is a quarterfinalist for the cover of Madden NFL '12
Please follow the National Football Foundation on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. NFF NewsNFF Vice Chairman Clay Bennett has been appointed to the University of Oklahoma’s Board of Regents by Oklahom
  • Published: Apr 04, 2011
The 2010 NFF Gridiron Club of Dallas Chapter Scholar-Athletes.
IRVING, April 4- The National Football Foundation (NFF) Gridiron Club of Dallas announced today the 52 North Texas scholar-athletes who will be honored for their accomplishments on and off the field
  • Published: Apr 04, 2011
NFF Board Member and College Football Hall of Famer Troy Aikman (UCLA) promoted healthy living for children last week in Dallas
College Football Continues to Build Unprecedented Interest with Record Attendance and Stellar Ratings The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) showcased last week several
  • Published: Mar 28, 2011
More than 60 athletes were honored at the 2011 NFF Los Angeles Chapter Banquet
Los Angeles Times sports writer Eric Sondheimer featured some of the highlights from this year's NFF chapter banquets in southern California. Sondheimer covers high school sports in southern Californ
  • Published: Mar 28, 2011
Mount Kilimanjaro
The first ever game of college American Football to be played on African soil will kick off on Saturday, May 21, when the city of Arusha in Tanzania hosts the Global Kilimanjaro Bowl.  The histo
  • Published: Mar 24, 2011
Holden Farber, left, and Ryan Haefele are the 2010 NFF Wyoming Chapter Scholar-Athletes
LARAMIE – For the first time in 17 years, The Wyoming Chapter of the National Football Foundation has awarded its top Scholar-Athlete honors to two young men, who coincidentally both hail from Wri
  • Published: Mar 21, 2011
2010 NFF Scholar-Athletes Nate Solder (Colorado) and Sam Acho (Texas) go head-to-head in the Senior Bowl
Nate Solder, NFF National Scholar-Athlete from Colorado, was featured on NFL.com's series "Everything To Prove". The series will follow 14 prospective NFL rookies as they head into the draft. Includ
  • Published: Mar 21, 2011
TCU Coach Gary Patterson is being honored by the NFF Gridiron Club of Dallas for his lifelong interest in enhancing the game of football for future generations
Click here for a version of this story on www.GoFrogs.comDALLAS, March 15- TCU head coach Gary Patterson will receive the 2011 National Football Foundation (NFF) Gridiron Club of Dallas Chapter'
  • Published: Mar 15, 2011
Randy Edsall
By Keith Mills, (Republished with permission of PressBoxOnline.com) Following the lead of Maryland baseball coach Erik Bakich, Randy Edsall is becoming no stranger to Baltimore. Wednesday night
  • Published: Mar 11, 2011
Tim Tebow (Florida)
The University of Florida will unveil three statues at halftime of the team's spring game featuring the school's three Heisman winners: Hall of Famer Steve Spurrier and William V. Campbell Trophy wi
  • Published: Mar 10, 2011
Minnesota-Duluth - Isaac Odim
Minneapolis, Minn. - March 8, 2011 - The Minnesota Chapter of the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFFMN) will honor several outstanding individuals from the world of professi
  • Published: Mar 09, 2011
Chris Stewart (Notre Dame)
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is one of 20 profiles from the recently-published holiday book entitled "Strong Of Heart: Profiles Of Notre Dame Athletics 2010." The book was produced by the University
  • Published: Mar 08, 2011
Charlie McBride (Nebraska)
PHOENIX, March 3, 2011 -- The Valley of the Sun Chapter of the National Football Foundation will celebrate its 30th Annual Scholar-Athlete Banquet, presented by the Scottsdale Plaza Resort and
  • Published: Mar 04, 2011
Jack Ford
NFL Combine Features 10 NFF National Scholar-Athletes 2010 Campbell Trophy winner Sam Acho (Texas) leads 10 NFF National Scholar-Athletes participating in the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapo
  • Published: Feb 28, 2011
2011 Greater Houston Showcase
Ollie Matson, a 1976 College Football Hall of Fame inductee from the University of San Francisco, passed away Saturday, February 19 at his home in Los Angeles. He was 80. In 1948, Ollie led t
  • Published: Feb 22, 2011
The 2010 NFF Gridiron Club of Dallas Chapter Scholar-Athletes.
DALLAS, Feb. 21, 2011 - Covering more than 4,800 high schools and 400,000 student-athletes, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today that its Chapter Network
  • Published: Feb 21, 2011
Boston College - Anthony Costanzo
NFF National Scholar-Athletes Anthony Castonzo (Boston College) and Christian Ponder (Florida State) were named to the All-ACC Academic team, the conference announced today. 2010 marked the fo
  • Published: Feb 17, 2011
F.M Kirby
Emeritus NFF Board Member F.M. Kirby Passes Away Fred Morgan Kirby II, an emeritus member of the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) Board and the former chairman and
  • Published: Feb 14, 2011
Board Members F.M. Kirby and son Jefferson Kirby pose with NFF Chairman Archie Manning and NFF President & CEO Steve Hatchell
DALLAS - Feb. 9, 2011 - Fred Morgan Kirby II, an emeritus member of the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) Board and the former chairman and CEO of Alleghany Corporatio
  • Published: Feb 09, 2011
NFF Board Member Jim Nantz
Inspired by the decade-long battle his father fought with Alzheimer's, NFF Board Member Jim Nantz has created the Nantz National Alzheimer Center at Methodist Hospital in Houston. The New Yor
  • Published: Jan 28, 2011
Ohio State - Bryant Browing
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Chapter of The National Football Foundation (NFF) and College Hall of Fame will host the 50th annual Scholar-Athlete Awards Banquet on Feb. 7th, 2011 at 6 p.m. at th
  • Published: Jan 27, 2011
Jimmy “Tank” Crawford will accept the NFF Ole Miss Chapter's Distinguished American Award Saturday, Jan. 29.
OXFORD, Miss. - The Ole Miss Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame will honor Jimmy "Tank" Crawford of Coldwater, Miss., with its Distinguished American Award here Satu
  • Published: Jan 25, 2011
NFF Emeritus Board Member William A. Schreyer passed away on Saturday, January 22
DALLAS - Jan. 24, 2011 - William A. Schreyer, an emeritus member of the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) Board, passed away Saturday, January 22 in Princeton, N.J. He was
  • Published: Jan 24, 2011
NFF President & CEO Steve Hatchell (left) presents the MacArthur Bowl, the NFF's national championship trophy, to Auburn Coach GeneChizik , following his team's victory in the 2011 Tostitos BCS Nation
Auburn Claims 52nd MacArthur BowlThe National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame (NFF) last week presented the MacArthur Bowl toAuburn (14-0) as their prize for beating 
  • Published: Jan 18, 2011
The front cover of the 2010 NFF Annual Awards Program and an inside look at one of pages.
  On December 7, the National Football Foundation inducted 14 of the greatest legends to ever set foot on the gridiron into the College Football Hall of Fame; presented major awards to cele
  • Published: Jan 18, 2011
2010 Campbell Trophy Winner Sam Acho (Texas)
By Adam Caparell For a player of Sam Acho's caliber, at a university with a history as rich as Texas', to say 2010 was a trying season would be putting it mildly. "At Texas we're used to w
  • Published: Jan 18, 2011
Campbell Trophy semifinalist Jordan Holmes and No. 2 Oregon face No. 1 Auburn in the Tostitos BCS National Championship Game tonight.
  Auburn and Oregon Meet Tonight for BCS National ChampionshipNo. 1 Auburn will face No. 2 Oregon tonight in Glendale, Ariz. in the Tostitos BCS National Championship Game. The contest will take
  • Published: Jan 10, 2011
Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year Award
PHOENIX (January 10, 2011) - Liberty Mutual Insurance, in partnership with the College Football Hall of Fame, today announced its 2010 Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year Award winners, celebrating coll
  • Published: Jan 10, 2011
2010 NFF Divisional Trophy Presentation
DALLAS - Jan. 10, 2011 - In front of over 1,500 coaches at the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Annual Convention, Ron Dilatush, director of membership for The National Football Foundatio
  • Published: Jan 10, 2011
Douglas MacArthur
What: The 52nd Presentation of the MacArthur Bowl to college football's national champion for the NCAA Division 1 - Football Bowl Subdivision. Who: The winning coach (either Auburn coach
  • Published: Jan 07, 2011
Florida State - Bobby Bowden Sideline
DALLAS - Jan. 6, 2011 - The National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today that NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) and its chairman and co-founder, Phil Knight, have endowed in
  • Published: Jan 06, 2011
Boston College - Anthony Costanzo
*All times Eastern Friday, January 7 FBS Bowl (Site) Time Game Network (Talent) AT&T Cotton Bowl (Arlington, Tex.) 8 p.m. (11) LSU vs. (17) Texas A&
  • Published: Jan 06, 2011
Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year
What: Media Event to announce the 2010 Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year Award Winners. Who: Archie Manning, National Football Foundation Chairman and Liberty Mutual Spokesperson All fou
  • Published: Jan 05, 2011
Florida State - Bobby Bowden
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