Archive for 2012

Biletnikoff Award Announces Marqise Lee as the 2012 Biletnikoff Award Recipient

Media Release – December 6, 2012

The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc., the creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, announces that Marqise Lee of the University of Southern California is the 2012 Biletnikoff Award recipient as the outstanding receiver in college football. Lee was selected by the Biletnikoff Award National Selection Committee of 190 prominent college football sportswriters, commentators, analysts, and former players. Trustees of the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation are prohibited from serving on the National Selection Committee and, ...

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Finalists Announced for the 2012 Biletnikoff Award

Media Release: November 19, 2012

Tallahassee, FL  — The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc., the creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, announces the three Finalists for the 2012 Biletnikoff Award. The electronic voting by the 190 distinguished members of the Biletnikoff Award National Selection Committee was conducted from November 14th through November 18th. Foundation trustees cannot serve on the National Selection Committee and, hence, do not vote.

Finalists for the 2012 Biletnikoff Award are:
(listed in alphabetical order)   
Stedman Bailey, West ...
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Semifinalists Announced for the 2012 Biletnikoff Award

Media Release: November 12, 2012

The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc., the creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, announces the ten Semifinalists for the 2012 Biletnikoff Award. The electronic voting by the 190 distinguished members of the National Selection Committee was conducted from November 7th through November 11th.

Semifinalists for the 2012 Biletnikoff Award are:
(listed in alphabetical order)
Tavon Austin, West Virginia
Stedman Bailey, West Virginia
Brandin Cooks, Oregon State
Austin Franklin, New Mexico State
Cobi Hamilton, Arkansas
Austin Hill, Arizona
Deandre Hopkins, Clemson
Marqise Lee, Southern California
Quinton ...
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Five Players added to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List

Media Release: October 16, 2012

The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, the creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, presented annually to college football’s outstanding receiver (click here for the definition of receiver eligible for the award), today announced the addition of five players to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List.

Those players are:

Jamison Crowder, Duke University
Mike Evans, Texas A&M
Justin Hardy, East Carolina University
Jordan Leslie, University of Texas at El Paso
Bernard Reedy, University of Toledo

For the current watch ...

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Eleven players added to Biletnikoff Award Watch List

Media Release: October 2, 2012

Tallahassee, FL – The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, the creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, presented annually to college football’s outstanding receiver, today announced the addition of eleven players to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List.

Those players are:

Davante Adams – Fresno State University
Brandin Cooks – Oregon State University
Phillip Dorsett – University of Miami (FL)
Mike Edwards – University of Texas at El Paso
Quintin Payton – North Carolina State University
Chip Reeves ...

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Eight players added to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List

Media Release: September 18, 2012

Tallahassee, FL – The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, the creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, presented annually to college football’s outstanding receiver, today announced the addition of eight players to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List.

Foundation selection chairman Ritchie Pickron stated, “Eight players have distinguished themselves as receivers several games into the young college football season and merit inclusion on the watch list for the Biletnikoff Award.” Those players are:

Alex Amidon – Boston College
Anthony Amos ...

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Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc., Adds USC’s Marqise Lee to Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List

Media Release – July 18, 2012

Tallahassee, FL – Players are added to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List during the season by the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation or the Biletnikoff Award National Selection Committee as those players’ performances dictate. The Foundation conferred this morning to further consider any additions to the Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List and decided that one player, USC’s Marqise Lee, merited being added to the watch list. Later additions to the watch list are made without prejudice regarding ...

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2012 Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List Announced

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Justin Blackmon, 2011 Biletnikoff Award winner as announced on ESPN’s 2011 The Home Depot College Football Awards Show, holds the Biletnikoff Trophy, the most beautiful in college sports.

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Tallahassee, FL -The Tallahassee Quarterback Club (TQC) Foundation, Inc., the Florida-based creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, has ...

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Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc., unveils new Biletnikoff Award website

Media Release – June 8, 2012

Tallahassee, FL -The Tallahassee Quarterback Club (TQC) Foundation, Inc., the Florida based creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, on Friday unveiled a dramatically new look for its website (www.biletnikoffaward.com), designed to help the public and media easily find information about the award and its student scholarships, which have been given to over 120 students since 1994.

The Biletnikoff Award was created in 1994 to recognize college football’s outstanding receiver, as chosen by a ...

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2006 Biletnikoff Award winner Calvin Johnson selected to appear on the cover of Madden NFL13

Media Release – May 2, 2012

Tallahassee, FL -The Board of Trustees of the Tallahassee Quarterback Club (TQC) Foundation, Inc., the Florida based creator and sponsor of the Biletnikoff Award, sent its congratulations to 2006 Biletnikoff Award winner Calvin Johnson for being selected by national fan voting to appear on the cover of Madden NFL13, the dynamic interactive football game.

Johnson was selected from an original field of 64 NFL players; twenty million fans cast votes to select the NFL player who ...

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