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    Jake Williams Burlsworth Trophy Nominee

    Jake Williams was nominated for a new award this year that recognizes college footballs most outstanding player who began his career as a walk-on. Jakes a pretty modest guy but he deserves some support for a pretty cool award. I think he will be greatly missed at the WR position next year. I tried to get some local media to cover this by emailing them about it early in the week but I didn't have any takers. A lot of the other nominees have had some good press about the nomination.


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    Re: Jake Williams Burlsworth Trophy Nominee

    Unfortunately, I would have to say the winner of this one is probably going to be Winterswyk from Boise. Jake was great and a big contributor for us, but I would have loved to have a guy like Winterswyk playing for us this year.



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    Re: Jake Williams Burlsworth Trophy Nominee

    I think the Georgia Tech olineman won it. He was the only finalist listed from what I saw.



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    Re: Jake Williams Burlsworth Trophy Nominee

    I think the Georgia Tech olineman won it. He was the only finalist listed from what I saw.
    Next time scroll down. New function on the net. It will show you the other finalists. I am just being a dick by the way.


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    Re: Jake Williams Burlsworth Trophy Nominee

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    Next time scroll down. New function on the net. It will show you the other finalists. I am just being a dick by the way.
    Haha I deserved that. For some reason I thought that I couldn't scroll down.



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    Re: Jake Williams Burlsworth Trophy Nominee

    I like this new award, story of its namesake was interesting too. The press would be more likely to cover this if he was still in contention though.



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    Re: Jake Williams Burlsworth Trophy Nominee

    Quote Originally Posted by Farnsworth View Post
    I like this new award, story of its namesake was interesting too. The press would be more likely to cover this if he was still in contention though.
    The local media would be more likely to cover this if he was playing for the U of I. There I said it..... I am not afraid. The local media can kiss my ***. They all suck anyway. Screw em!!!!



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    Re: Jake Williams Burlsworth Trophy Nominee

    Quote Originally Posted by Farnsworth View Post
    I like this new award, story of its namesake was interesting too. The press would be more likely to cover this if he was still in contention though.
    They released the finalist late this week. I tried contacting before that...no big deal just wanted the fanbase to know one of their own was getting a little recognition elsewhere.



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