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Defending national champion Ohio State receives 38-of-40 first places votes; TCU, Alabama, Baylor and Oregon round out top five in Preseason Super 16 Poll.
  • Published: Aug 13, 2015

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The revolutionary kicking brothers and Hungarian Revolution refugees will be recognized at the 58th NFF Annual Awards Dinner in New York City.
  • Published: Aug 12, 2015

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The FWAA and NFF assemble some of the most respected minds in college football to rank the top teams in the Super 16 Poll each week beginning with a preseason poll on Aug. 13.
  • Published: Aug 10, 2015

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Gifford, a 1975 College Football Hall of Fame inductee, passed away Aug. 9. He was 84.
  • Published: Aug 10, 2015

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The National Football Foundation applauds the leadership of GE and the NFL on their latest Brain Injury Research milestone.
  • Published: Jul 29, 2015

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The FWAA and NFF will assemble a group of some of the most respected voices in college football to rank the top teams in the Football Bowl Subdivision during the 2015 season, releasing the Super 16 Poll each week.
  • Published: Jul 27, 2015

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Four new schools will take the gridiron in the fall, including three in the NCAA and one in the NAIA.
  • Published: Jul 23, 2015

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Eastern Michigan head coach Chris Creighton pens a personal letter about why Football Matters.
  • Published: Jul 21, 2015

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Duncan will be recognized Dec. 8 at the 58th NFF Annual Awards Dinner for his lifelong commitment to the game.
  • Published: Jul 21, 2015

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Recipient of “College Football’s Premier Award for Community Service” will be announced Dec. 8 at the NFF's Annual Awards Dinner Press Conference in New York City.
  • Published: Jul 15, 2015

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Slive, the seventh commissioner of the SEC, will be recognized Dec. 8 at the 58th NFF Annual Awards Dinner for his dedication and impact on college football.
  • Published: Jul 14, 2015

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Organizations partner to utilize the game’s national spotlight to celebrate college football’s greatest legends.
  • Published: Jul 13, 2015

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88-man 2015 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List announced by the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA).
  • Published: Jul 10, 2015



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Coach John Gagliardi is among seven inductees into the 2006 Divisional Class of the College Football Hall of Fame.
News and Notes from around college football for May 15, 2006 2006 College Football Hall of Fame Divisional Class Announced Legendary Coach John Gagliardi (Carroll College (Mont.), Saint John’s Univ.
  • Published: May 15, 2006

DeLoss Dodds (l.) and Mack Brown (r.), seen here with NFF President Steve Hatchell and the MacArthur Trophy, continued their busy offseason this week with recognition at the Texas State Legislature.
NEWS AND NOTES FROM AROUND COLLEGE FOOTBALL FOR MAY 8, 2006 Changes Made to Rules, Deferred on I-AA designations The NCAA Football Rules Committee passed measures to lower the kicking tee from two in
  • Published: May 08, 2006

Donte Whitner, a 2003 graduate from the Play It Smart program at Glenville H.S. in Cleveland, was selected by Buffalo as the eighth overall pick in the 2006 NFL Draft.
2006 BCS Teams, NFF and Play It Smart Scholar-Athletes Predominate NFL Draft 14 players on the rosters of 2006 BCS bowl game participants were selected in the first round of this year’s NFL Draft, br
  • Published: May 01, 2006

Dick Wildung helped Minnesota capture two national championships and a Heisman Trophy as well.
News and notes from around college football for April 24, 2006 SEC Coordinator of Officials Bobby Gaston retires; Rogers Redding selected as his successor Bobby Gaston spent 50 years as a football of
  • Published: Apr 24, 2006

Bobby Layne is one of two College Football Hall of Famers on the inaugural College Baseball Hall of Fame ballot.
College Football Hall of Famers on Baseball Ballot Bobby Layne and Jackie Jensen, two members of the College Football Hall of Fame, lead a list of 46 former coaches and players on the ballot f
  • Published: Apr 17, 2006

2005 Draddy Trophy winner Rudy Niswanger from LSU
Niswanger Wins H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar-Athlete Award Louisiana State Senior Center Rudy Niswanger, the 2005 winner of The National Football Foundation’s Draddy Trophy presented by HealthSouth,
  • Published: Apr 10, 2006

Hall of Famer Jerry LeVias will speak at the Texas Tech Chapter's fifth annual banquet on April 17.
Hall of Fame Coach Ron Schipper Dies Ron Schipper, the longtime coach at Central College (Iowa) who was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2000, died suddenly at his home last
  • Published: Apr 03, 2006

Penn State's Joe Paterno will be honored on April 28 as part of a ceremony celebrating famous Pittsburgh-area legends.
Another award for Penn State’s Paterno Joe Paterno, fresh off an 11-1 season culminating with a victory in the Orange Bowl, will add another awards dinner to his offseason schedule. Paterno joins fiv
  • Published: Mar 27, 2006

The NCAA named Byron
I-A schools lead way into Sweet Sixteen The 35 schools in the NCAA men’s basketball championship that play I-A football combined for a 31-25 record in the tournament’s first two rounds this past week
  • Published: Mar 20, 2006

Draddy Trophy winner Rudy Niswanger and five other Draddy finalists received NCAA postgraduate scholarships last week.
Marshall Movie to get Top Star A new movie about the 1970 Marshall plane crash that killed 75 football players, coaches, fans and university employees will star Matthew McConaughey as Marshall coach
  • Published: Mar 13, 2006

Hall of Fame Coach Darrell Royal received the Maxwell Football Club's Reds Bagnell Award last Friday.
Football standouts among Sullivan Finalists College football standouts Reggie Bush, Matt Leinart, and Vince Young are among 10 finalists up for this year’s Sullivan Award, annually presented to the n
  • Published: Mar 06, 2006

Drake University will name its football field after 1984 College Football Hall of Fame inductee Johnny Bright.
Drake to honor College Football Hall of Fame inductee The newly remodeled field at Drake University will be named after 1984 College Football Hall of Fame inductee Johnny Bright, the university annou
  • Published: Feb 27, 2006



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