NFF CHALKTALK, Presented by VICIS - Jan. 5, 2017
Latest news & notes from college football.
Published: 1/5/2017 10:05:00 AM
NFF to announce 2017 College Football Hall of Fame Class on Jan. 9; Hall of Fame coach LaVell Edwards from BYU passes away; 2016 College Football Hall of Fame Class honored one more time at NFF National Hall of Salute at the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and at the Hall in Atlanta; Lids partners with FootballMatters.org and SportsManias! on the first-ever Hall of Fame emoji keyboard; NFF Institutional Academic Membership program celebrates record 2016; 2013 Campbell Trophy winner John Urschel (Penn State), now with the Baltimore Ravens and earning his Ph.D. in mathematics at MIT, was featured on Forbes' 30 Under 30 Science 2017 list; 2016 Campbell trophy winner Zach Terrell (Western Michigan) to be honored on the field during College Football Playoff National Championship; The 2016 STATS FCS Awards Banquet will be held Jan. 6; CFP Semifinals ratings were up double digits from last season; Rose Bowl's rating up 19 percent from last year; New Year's Six Bowls' average rating up 10 percent from last season; and more college football news inside Jan. 5 NFF Chalktalk, presented by VICIS.