Wolfpack’s Adams Finds Friend Mentoring 3rd Grader

By: Tom Shanahan - FootballMatters.org, an initiative for the National Football Foundation Courtesy NC State Athletics Back in 2015, Tony Adams and his North Carolina State teammates were wrapping up spring drills when he was asked to meet with a Raleigh first-grader. The kid, Nayquan Clark, was exceptionally [...]

2016-10-03T21:06:41+00:00 September 29th, 2016|By Tom Shanahan - Football Matters, Home|

Tennessee Dobbs Inspires 5th Grader to be Brave

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – An East Tennessee fifth grader shared a special connection with University of Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs. Riley Ripley is a huge University of Tennessee fan and Dobbs is her favorite. She says it is because he is a great person on and off the field and shows [...]

2016-09-28T15:33:40+00:00 September 27th, 2016|By Wuerffel Trophy|

FSU’s Eberle Named to AFCA Good Works Team

FSU's Alec Eberle (photo courtesy Tallahassee.com) Florida State redshirt sophomore center Alec Eberle was one of 12 FBS players named to the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team, the organization announced Thursday morning. The Mechanicsville, Va., native is the head of Florida State’s Uplifting Athletes chapter and also lends [...]

2016-09-27T21:42:35+00:00 September 27th, 2016|By Wuerffel Trophy|