Latest Walter Payton Award Stories

2010-11-22 12:06:00

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The finalists for the Football Championship Subdivision's top player honors were announced Monday and ballots were sent to the voters of the Walter Payton and Buck Buchanan awards, sponsored by Fathead.com. Each award has 20 finalists.

2010-10-25 10:34:00


2010-07-12 11:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The race for the 2010 Walter Payton Award, sponsored by Fathead.com, kicked off Monday with The Sports Network's announcement that seven finalists from last season are part of a stellar 20-player Watch List for the Football Championship Subdivision's top individual honor. The Payton Award is in its 24th season and will be presented to the FCS national player of the year on Thursday, Jan.

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