National College Football Awards Association welcomes the Wuerffel Trophy to its membership

College Football's Premier Award for Community Service joins the 21 most prestigious awards in football FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2014) — The Wuerffel Trophy was accepted into membership of the National College Football Awards Association at its winter meeting in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Friday. The [...]

2014-12-18T15:45:24+00:00 December 18th, 2014|By Wuerffel Trophy|

“Back by Popular Demand”

Tom "Tiny" West returns to the Wuerffel Trophy team as Atlantic Coast Conference representative Tom "Tiny" West, the Wuerffel Trophy's new conference representative in the Atlantic Coast Conference When the Wuerffel Trophy was founded 10 years ago, Tom West was a natural fit as a conference representative, with [...]

2014-12-19T13:45:07+00:00 December 17th, 2014|By Wuerffel Trophy|

“Rebel With a Cause”

Deterrian Shackelford of Ole Miss in the Chick Fil-A Bowl This was not just a parting piece of advice from two parents bidding adieu to their college-bound son. This was, by Deterrian Shackelford’s testimony, a life-defining message, so profound and poignant that it helped shape the man he [...]

2014-12-10T22:49:55+00:00 December 10th, 2014|By Seth Stringer - NWF Daily News|

Wuerffel Trophy and Heisman Trophy on ESPN

Danny Wuerffel in the ESPN mobile studio in New York City set to announce the 2014 Heisman Trophy finalists on SportsCenter on December 8, 2014. 2014 marks the second consecutive year that ESPN and the Heisman Trophy Trust have invited Danny Wuerffel to announce the Heisman Trophy finalists [...]

2014-12-09T23:10:33+00:00 December 9th, 2014|By Wuerffel Trophy|

Ole Miss Linebacker Deterrian Shackelford named 2014 Wuerffel Trophy Recipient – PODCAST EXCLUSIVE!

2014 Wuerffel Trophy winner Deterrian Shackelford of the University of Mississippi (photo courtesy Kyle Campbell OleMissSports) FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 9, 2014) — Danny Wuerffel announced Tuesday that the winner of the 2014 Wuerffel Trophy is Deterrian Shackelford, linebacker from the University of Mississippi. The All Sports [...]

2014-12-09T16:07:39+00:00 December 9th, 2014|By Wuerffel Trophy|