Topic: College football awards

Marcus Mariota takes home Maxwell award for college football’s player of the year

By on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 6:04 pm.

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota was honored with the Maxwell award on Thursday night. The Maxwell award is presented to college football’s player of the year. “It’s a blessing,” Mariota said on ESPN. Mariota won the award over Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon and Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott. Mariota, a redshirt junior from Honolulu, Hawaii, […]


Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota wins the Davey O’Brien award

By on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 4:37 pm.

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota won the Davey O’Brien award on Thursday night. The Davey O’Brien award is presented to the best quarterback in college football. “I really just wanted to go out there and win games,” Mariota said on ESPN. “Everything else that’s happened is just a blessing.” Mariota won the award over Texas Christian […]


Despite muddied postseason view, Oregon football lights up national award lists

By on Wednesday, Nov. 21 at 7:23 pm.

After an Oregon home loss to Stanford showcased a less-than-stellar offense, Oregon standouts Marcus Mariota and Kenjon Barner, both on Heisman watchlists at one point, have dropped in national hype. However, many players, including Barner and Mariota, are still in the running for national accolades and awards. Doak Walker Award Won by LaMichael James in […]