Press Releases

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 [...]


2014 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award® Watch List Revealed

Tweet FORT WORTH, Texas (July 16, 2014) – The Davey O’Brien Foundation announced the 2014 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award® Watch List today, a group that includes 39 of the nation’s top college quarterbacks. This year’s list, which was compiled by a subset of the Davey O’Brien National Selection Committee, was selected based on player [...]


Dr. Bobby Brown Named Recipient of 2013 Charles Ringler Founder’s Award

Tweet DR. BOBBY BROWN NAMED RECIPIENT OF 2013 CHARLES RINGLER FOUNDER’S AWARD FEBRUARY 4, 2014 FORT WORTH, Texas - The Davey O’Brien Foundation today announced Dr. Bobby Brown as the recipient of the 2013 Charles Ringler Founder’s Award. The award, established in 2004, honors an individual or corporation devoted to the Foundation that has exhibited the same [...]


2013 Davey O’Brien High School Scholarship Recipient Announced

Tweet 2013 DAVEY O’BRIEN HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT ANNOUNCED JANUARY 22, 2014 FORT WORTH, Texas - Eric Yang of The Colony High School in The Colony, Texas, was named the 2013 Davey O’Brien High School Scholarship Award recipient by the Davey O’Brien Foundation. The scholarship was awarded during the Foundation’s 7th Annual High School Scholarship Luncheon [...]


Doug Williams Named 2013 Davey O’Brien Legends Award Recipient

Tweet DOUG WILLIAMS TO RECEIVE DAVEY O’BRIEN LEGENDS AWARD PRESENTED BY LOW T CENTER JANUARY 14, 2014 FORT WORTH, Texas - The Davey O’Brien Foundation today announced Doug Williams as the recipient of the 2013 Davey O’Brien Legends Award presented by Low T Center, in honor of his outstanding contributions to the game of football both [...]


2013 Davey O’Brien High School Scholarship Finalists Announced

Tweet 2013 DAVEY O’BRIEN HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP FINALISTS ANNOUNCED JANUARY 10, 2014 FORT WORTH, Texas – The Davey O’Brien Foundation is pleased to announce its finalists for the 2013 Davey O’Brien High School Scholarship Award. The scholarship, which is partially underwritten by Higginbotham, is presented each year to an exceptional senior student-athlete in the North Texas [...]


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