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Paul Hornung Award Week Four Honor Roll

Louisville, KY – Monday, September 22, 2014 – A duo from Midwest powerhouses– Nebraska Cornhusker Ameer Abdullah and Oklahoma Sooner Alex Ross – demonstrated versatility on offense and special teams, and tallied touchdowns at critical times to earn Paul Hornung Award Honor Roll selection in week four of the college football season.

The Paul Hornung Award, presented by Texas Roadhouse, is awarded annually to the most versatile player in major college football. The winner and his family will be honored in January 2015 at a banquet presented by KentuckyOne Health at the Galt House Hotel and Suites in downtown Louisville.

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Online Fan Voting Now Open

Louisville, KY – September 15, 2014 – College football fans nationwide have the opportunity to cast their votes online for the Paul Hornung Award, presented by Texas Roadhouse and given annually to the most versatile player in major college football. Fans can vote as often as once every 24 hours at paulhornungaward.com

The Paul Hornung Award and online voting is powered by Texas Roadhouse. This year’s winner and his family will be honored in January 2015 at a banquet presented by KentuckyOne Health at the Galt House Hotel in downtown Louisville.

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Paul Hornung Award Week Three Honor Roll

Louisville, KY – Monday, September 15, 2014 – Five major college football players, two from powerhouse SEC schools Alabama and LSU, and three from universities as geographically far flung as possible in the US – the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla.; the University of Washington in Seattle; and the University of Hawai’i Manoa in Honolulu – have been named to the Paul Hornung Award Honor Roll in week three of the regular season. Washington’s linebacker/running back Shaq Thompson, who earned the honor for the second consecutive week, represents the Pac-12; Phillip Dorsett of Miami represents the ACC; Scott Harding of Hawaii represents the Mountain West; and the Bayou Tigers’ Leonard Fournett and the Crimson Tide’s Christion Jones represent the SEC. All five helped lead their teams to victories this past weekend.

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Paul Hornung Award Week Two Honor Roll

Louisville, KY – Monday, September 8, 2014 – Four honorees from the power three conferences who combined to score TDs four different ways – passing, receiving, rushing, punt return – were selected to the Paul Hornung Award Honor Roll exemplifying their versatility on the field.

The Paul Hornung Award, presented by Texas Roadhouse, is awarded annually to the most versatile player in major college football. The winner and his family will be honored in late January 2015 at a banquet presented by KentuckyOne Health at the Galt House Hotel and Suites in downtown Louisville.

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Paul Hornung Award Week One Honor Roll

Louisville, KY – Tuesday, September 2, 2014 – Four players – two on offense and two on defense – who provided game-changing plays have been named to the Paul Hornung Award Weekly Honor Roll for the opening week of the 2014 season. The weekly recognition honors versatile, single-game performances around the nation by FBS student-athletes.

The Paul Hornung Award, presented by Texas Roadhouse, is awarded annually to the most versatile player in major college football. The winner and his family will be honored in late January 2015 at a banquet presented by KentuckyOne Health at the Galt House Hotel and Suites in downtown Louisville.

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