The Heisman Trophy: A Brief History

Standing 13.5” tall and weighing in at a hefty 25 lbs., the iconic Heisman Trophy is unquestionably the most prestigious award in college sports. The big bronze trophy easily stiff-arms all other potential choices to be the focus of today’s … Continue reading

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fail to Siege the Day on NFL Opening Day

Brimming with expectation, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers unveiled a new look yesterday for their historically struggling NFL franchise, but failed to “siege the day” as their fans had hoped. The team donned their pewter and red uniforms with every intention … Continue reading

FSU Seminoles’ Lack of Discipline in Rose Bowl Loss to Oregon

A college football team known for its players’ purported lack of self-restraint away from the field, the Florida State University Seminoles demonstrated last night that its squad could be equally as negligent in maintaining its discipline on the gridiron, too. … Continue reading

NCAA Football: Anybody But the FSU Seminoles

That’s right! For the past year, I’ve rooted against the FSU Seminoles. I’ve cheered on each of their opponents on every play in every quarter of every game. I’ve lampooned the team’s famous Tomahawk Chop. I’ve even booed Chief Osceola … Continue reading

Ref Bumping FSU QB Jameis Winston Should Play Other Sports Too

Assured that his behavior is nearly impervious to all reasonable forms of discipline, Florida State University QB Jameis Winston should focus on other sports, too. The 2013 Heisman Trophy winner has discovered that neither his pushing of an ACC official … Continue reading

Another Jameis Winston “Signature” Win for FSU QB

Another Jameis Winston “signature” win for Florida State last night mitigated the star QB’s latest controversy surrounding purported NCAA “autograph” violations. Last year’s Heisman Trophy winner was brilliant against a stout Notre Dame defense when the Seminoles needed him most … Continue reading

FSU’s Jameis Winston Should Play Other Sports

Assured that his knuckleheaded behavior is impervious to nearly all reasonable forms of discipline, Florida State University QB Jameis Winston should focus on other sports, too.

The 2013 Heisman Trophy winner has discovered that his reckless, immature actions away from the gridiron at Florida State aren’t subject to the same flags, fouls, faults, penalties, red cards and ejections that nearly every other college athlete on the planet faces.

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Heisman Trophy: History of NCAA Football’s Top Award

However, no one will disagree that the Heisman Trophy, standing 13.5” tall and weighing in at a hefty 25 lbs., easily stiff-arms all other potential choices as the most prestigious award in all of college sports.

Every December since 1935, the Heisman Trust in New York City awards the beautiful bronze trophy to “the nation’s most outstanding football player whose performance best exhibits the finest of excellence with integrity.”

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