Found July 08, 2013 on College Football Universe:
The Maxwell Football Club announced earlier today its watch lists for the Maxwell Award and Bednarik Award. The Maxwell is awarded to the "College Player of the Year" while the Bednarik goes to the "College Defensive Player of the Year". Last year's winner of the Maxwell and Bednarik was linebacker Manti Te'o from Notre Dame. Te'o is first defensive player to win the Maxwell Award in the last 32 years. This preseason's Maxwell Watch List has five defensive players including two from Notre Dame: South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney, Alabama LB C.J. Mosley, Notre Dame DT Louis Nix III, Arizona State DT Will Sutton, and Notre Dame DE Stephon Tuitt.Jadeveon Clowney is an early favorite for both awards. Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel and Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewater are other frontrunners for the Maxwell. A couple players somewhat under the radar that could win the Bednarik are Arizona State DT Will Sutton, a semifinalist last season, and Brigha...
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