Latest Walter Payton Stories

2010-12-01 10:52:00


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.

2010-11-22 07:30:00

CLEVELAND, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A chance meeting with actor Paul Newman at a remote racetrack in West Virginia marked the beginning of a relationship with author A. J. Graziano that lasted twelve years.

2010-11-12 11:00:00


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.

2010-05-03 08:00:00

HATBORO, Pa., May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sports Network (TSN), the nation's foremost real-time sports wire service, has announced the appointment of Craig Haley as FCS Executive Director. "After a near exhaustive search to find the best talent for this position," stated Phil Sokol, Director of Operations for TSN, "with close to 150 capable and competent applicants responding, and some rather intense interviews, our search and investigative committee determined that Craig was the obvious...

2009-12-18 08:00:00


2009-12-14 11:32:00

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Appalachian State quarterback Armanti Edwards, Elon wide receiver Terrrell Hudgins and Southern Illinois running back Deji Karim were announced last week as the three finalists for the 23rd annual Walter Payton Award.

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