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The Five Worst Heisman Trophy Winners Ever

The Heisman Trophy is without a doubt the greatest individual award in college football, but it's winners are not all created equal. This list is about the five worst winners ever, at least in the opinion of this writer.A few things to get off of my chest about this list right off the bat: all five of the selections on my list are quarterbacks, which makes sense not only because...
Via Football Nation
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Florida State Heisman winner returning closer to home to coach

Former Heisman Trophy winner Charlie Ward has added a new title to his profile. Ward has been named the head coach of Booker T. Washington High School’s football team in Pensacola, Florida according to The Pensacola New Journal was among the first to report the news. Ward previously was the head coach of Westbury Christian School, where he was named head coach...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Ward... High School Football Head Coach...???

((HT: Ward could be the next head football coach at Washington High in the Pensacola, Florida area. He was one of 49 candidates and is reported to be one of the four finalists as well as a local Pensacola coach.Ward resigned last month from his head coaching position at Westbury Christian School in Houston to find a job closer to his family in Florida and...
Via Online Sports Guys
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Ward reminisces on first Florida St title

Twenty years before Florida State faced Auburn searching for its third national title, the Seminoles won their first behind the play of Heisman-winning quarterback Charlie Ward. The program has another Heisman winner in Jameis Winston in 2013 and Ward reminisced on how life changed. Ward explained, ''It was big for everybody. Sometimes you don't fully understand it...
Via AP on Fox
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Turn On The Knicks Throwback Thursday – August 15th Edition

Even basketball fans are guilty of a little football fever at the end of the summer. We all know of the success that Charlie Ward had both on the gridiron for Florida State and the hardwood for the New York Knicks, but he’s certainly not the only one to play college football before suiting up in the blue and orange. Nate Robinson is known for an array of things both on and off...
Via Turn On The Knicks
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Charlie Ward’s Advice To Johnny Manziel: Prepare For ‘Barrage’ Of Pressure

Man Charlie Ward was my hero growing up. Ward has resurfaced, but he might be a little late giving his assistance. Ward of course is the 1993 Heisman Trophy winner, so he has something in common with reigning Heisman king, Johnny Manziel. The former Florida State quarterback talked to USA Today about some of the things Manziel is going through. “I don’t think personally my life...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Highlight Monday: Charlie Ward

With the NBA Finals heading back to Miami it's tough for anybody to focus on college football, so if we can't beat 'em we're joining 'em. This week's highlights feature the only Heisman winner (that I know of...Google it yourselves if you're that curious) that ever played in the NBA Finals, Florida State's Charlie Ward. Even though Ward only played...
Via Double Coverage Football
June 17, 2013  |  Discuss

2012 Maxwell Award Watch List

LSU’s Tyran Mathieu looks to become first repeat winner The Maxwell Football Club unveiled the official watch list for the Maxwell Award today. The Maxwell Award is presented to the top player in college football. Last year Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck was honored with the top honor from the Maxwell Football Club. Luck was the first Stanford player to win the award since...
Via No 2 Minute Warning
July 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Heisman-winning QB Ward still toast of FSU

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. The night was more toast than roast. With Charlie Ward, it seemed it was as tough to come up with good zingers as it once was to tackle the former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback. But Wards former teammates and coaches did their best to take fans down memory lane and share their love and appreciation for the player who helped Florida to an Elite Eight appearance...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Army's Rodriguez wins Sullivan Award

Army linebacker Andrew Rodriguez won the James E. Sullivan Award, given by the Amateur Athletic Union to the top amateur athlete in the United States. The award was presented Tuesday night during a ceremony at the New York Athletic Club. ''This award is a tribute to all the people who have helped me throughout my life, especially my family,'' Rodriguez said. '...
Via AP on Fox
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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