Definitely a cool idea. Gotta be Ball State’s QB, right?
And Happy Thanksgiving, all!!
NationalChamps.net releases 2nd annual Underdog Award Semi-Finalists
Given to the nation’s best player not playing in a BCS Conference
In an effort to bring media attention to those players from smaller schools that are too often overlooked for the HEISMAN and other major awards, NationalChamps.net presents the 2nd annual UNDERDOG AWARD to recognize the best FBS Mid-Major player in the nation.
The players listed below have excelled and further stand out from the many great mid-major players found throughout the college football landscape. Our 2008 UNDERDOG AWARD In-Season Watch List, released a few weeks ago, presented 25 players worthy of recognition due to their superior numbers this season. Now, we present the 14 Semi-Finalists.
QB Chase Clement – Rice
QB Nate Davis – Ball State
QB Max Hall – BYU
QB Tim Hiller – Western Michigan
QB David Johnson – Tulsa
QB Case Keenum – Houston
RB Tyrell Fenroy – Louisiana-Lafayette
RB Damion Fletcher – Southern Miss
RB MiQuale Lewis – Ball State
WR Antonio Brown – Central Michigan
WR Austin Collie – Brigham Young
WR Jarett Dillard – Rice
DB Joe Burnett – UCF
DT Jerry Hughes – TCU
The finalists will be presented Tuesday December 2, and the winner of the 2008 UNDERDOG AWARD will be announced on Wednesday December 10, 2008.