Originally written on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 7/8/13
On Monday morning the Maxwell Football Club announced its watch lists for the 77th annual Maxwell Award and the 19th annual Bednarik Award. Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is one of 76 players to be named to the initial watch list for the Maxwell Award. Louisville safeties Hakeem Smith and Calvin Pryor have both been added to the initial watch list for the Bednarik Award. The Maxwell Award, named in honor of Robert W. “Tiny” Maxwell, has been given to America’s College Player of the Year since 1937. The Bednarik Award has been presented to the College Defensive Player of the Year since 1995. Semifinalists for the Maxwell and Bednarik Awards will be announced Oct. 29, while the three finalists for each award will be unveiled Nov. 25th. The winners of the 2013 Maxwell and Bednarik Awards will be announced as part of the Home Depot College Football Awards Show held on Dec. 12th. The formal presentations of these awards will be made at the Maxwell Football Club Awards Gala host...
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