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Week 6: Davey O’Brien Marquee Matchups

Tweet Trio of High-Profile Games Highlight the Week FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 2, 2014) – The Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award Marquee Matchups for week six of the college football season feature a Thursday night Pac-12 tilt between two offenses averaging better than 40 points per game (Arizona vs. Oregon), a key battle in the [...]


Clemson’s Watson named Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 30, 2014) — After a record-setting performance in his first collegiate start, true freshman Deshaun Watson of Clemson has been named the Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week for the fifth week of the college football season. Watson, who directed the Tigers to a 50-35 victory over North Carolina, set [...]


Clemson’s Watson named Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 30, 2014) – After a record-setting performance in his first collegiate start, true freshman Deshaun Watson of Clemson has been named the Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week for the fifth week of the college football season. Watson, who directed the Tigers to a 50-35 victory over North Carolina, set [...]


Week 5: Davey O’Brien Marquee Matchups

Tweet Arkansas, Texas A&M, Cincinnati and Ohio State QBs Take Center Stage FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 24, 2014) – The Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award Marquee Matchups for week five of the college football season feature a Southeastern Conference clash pitting old rivals (Arkansas and Texas A&M) and an in-state battle for supremacy in the [...]


Prescott picks up Quarterback of the Week honors

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 23, 2014) – After leading Mississippi State to a 34-29 upset victory at then-No. 8 LSU, Dak Prescott has been named the Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week for the fourth week of the college football season. Prescott, who appeared on the Davey O’Brien Award’s preseason watch list, has used [...]


Week 4: Davey O’Brien Marquee Matchups

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 17, 2014) – The Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award Marquee Matchups for week four of the college football season include a Thursday night battle between two dual-threat quarterbacks leading their nationally-ranked teams as well as a Big 12 Saturday primetime clash between players coming off award-worthy weeks. Throughout the season, [...]


Carden, Trickett share Quarterback of the Week honors

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 16, 2014) – East Carolina’s Shane Carden and West Virginia’s Clint Trickett have been named Davey O’Brien Co-Quarterbacks of the Week for the third week of the college football season. It is the first such honor for the senior signal callers. Carden, who appeared on the Davey O’Brien Award’s preseason [...]


Week 3: Davey O’Brien Marquee Matchups

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 10, 2014) – The Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award Marquee Matchups for week three of the college football season feature a showdown between top-25 Southeastern Conference rivals (South Carolina at Georgia), a clash between a pair of Texas natives playing quarterback for out-of-state schools (East Carolina at Virginia Tech) and [...]


Oregon’s Mariota tabbed Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 9, 2014) – After directing the third-ranked Oregon Ducks past No. 7 Michigan State and its vaunted defense, junior Marcus Mariota has been named the season’s first Davey O’Brien Quarterback of the Week. Against one of the top defensive units in the nation, Mariota passed for 318 yards (17-of-28) and [...]


Davey O’Brien Fan Vote returns Sept. 2

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas – The Davey O’Brien Foundation has officially announced that the Davey O’Brien Fan Vote will commence on Tuesday, Sept. 2, following the first weekend of the college football season. Fans are invited to cast their vote for the nation’s best college quarterback as often as once daily at www.VoteOBrien.org. The 2014 season [...]


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