Archive: October 2016

Record four ACC members among Week 9’s “Great 8”

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 31, 2016) – Half of this week’s Davey O’Brien “Great 8” list is made up of quarterbacks from the Atlantic Coast Conference, marking the first time ever that four members from one league have been honored in the same week. The...

Barrett snags his first Quarterback of the Week award

Ohio State junior totaled more than 300 yards and three touchdowns against Wisconsin   FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 18, 2016) – Ohio State junior J.T. Barrett has been named the Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week for the first time in his career...

Repeat honorees dominate “Great 8” quarterback list

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 17, 2016) – Of the eight quarterbacks named to this week’s Davey O’Brien “Great 8” list, seven are multi-time honorees this season. In addition, two of the three finalists for the 2015 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award...

“Great 8” quarterbacks named for Week 6

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 10, 2016) – Three quarterbacks from the Pac-12, as well as a trio from the SEC, are among the eight quarterbacks named to the Davey O’Brien “Great 8” for week six of the 2016 season. The eight honorees, as determined by...

Reigning award winner Watson takes weekly honor

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 4, 2016) – Clemson junior Deshaun Watson, the 2015 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award winner, has been named the Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week. It is the fourth time in five weeks this season that an ACC...

Familiar names comprise Week 5 “Great 8” quarterbacks

FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 3, 2016) – Of the eight quarterbacks named to the Davey O’Brien “Great 8” for week five of the college football season, seven are multi-time selections in 2016, while the other was the 2015 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback...