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Trophy honors most outstanding walk-on for seventh year FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Nov. 1, 2016 – Today the Burlsworth Trophy and the Springdale (AR) Rotary Club, are excited to announce the 52 players nominated from Division 1 American offensive lineman. Burlsworth’s life is also the subject of a major motion picture, “GREATER”, which was released earlier this...
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Edwards becomes 9th member of Committee   FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Sept. 21, 2016 – Famed ESPN football analyst Herm Edwards has joined the Burlsworth Trophy Selection Committee. He joins a legendary list of committee members with College Football Hall of Famer and legendary Arkansas Head Coach Frank Broyles, College Football Hall of Famer and legendary Alabama...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Winner to be named on Dec 7th at the Northwest Arkansas Convention Center FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Dec. 3, 2015 – CBS Sports Network commentator and former Arkansas Head Football Coach Houston Nutt will speak at the 2015 Burlsworth Trophy Presentation on Monday, December 7th at 11:30am. The Trophy is presented by the Springdale...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Burlsworth Trophy Announces Semi-Finalists Fans can vote for their favorite player FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Nov. 17, 2015 – Today, the Burlsworth Trophy selection committee and the Springdale Rotary Club announce the top 10 semi-finalists for the 2015 award. The Burlsworth Trophy is awarded to the most outstanding football player in America who began...
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