Allen on Midseason Mackey List

Allen on Midseason Mackey List


Allen on Midseason Mackey List


By Staff Report.

Bethpage, N.Y. (October 17, 2011) – The 2011 John Mackey Award  
midseason watch list has been released by the Nassau County Sports  
Commission.  Given annually to the best collegiate tight end, the  
award recipient is selected by vote of the John Mackey Award Selection  
Committee and the 2011 John Mackey winner will be presented live at  
the Home Depot ESPN College Football Awards Red Carpet Show on  
December 8, 2011 on ESPNU. Other key Mackey Award dates include the  
announcement of the 2011 Mackey semi-finalists on November 14, 2011  
and the announcement of the 2011 Mackey finalists on November 21,  
2011. All future announcements can be found at

The John Mackey Award midseason watch list is an update from the  
preseason watch list. This list is meant to draw attention to tight  
ends in contention for the annual award based on their performance in  
the first half of the active season.

The John Mackey Award presented since 2000, lists ten NFL players as  
alumni: Dallas Clark (’01) of the 2006 Super Bowl Champion  
Indianapolis Colts, two-time Super Bowl Champion Daniel Graham (’02),  
Kellen Winslow II (’03) of the Tampa Bay Bucaneers, two-time Super  
Bowl Champion Heath Miller (’04) of the Pittsburgh Steelers, Marcedes  
Lewis (’05) of the Jacksonville Jaguars, 2008 Super Bowl Champion Matt  
Spaeth (’06), Fred Davis (’07) of the Washington Redskins, Chase  
Coffman (’08) of the Cincinnati Bengals, Aaron Hernandez (’09) of the  
New England Patriots and the 2010 John Mackey Award recipient D.J.  
Williams of the Green Bay Packers.

2011 John Mackey Award Midseason Watch List
(alphabetical order)

Dwayne     Allen      Clemson    Jr
Tim     Biere      Kansas    Sr
George     Bryan      NC State    Sr
Orson     Charles  Georgia    Jr
Jack     Doyle      W. Kentucky    Jr
Drake     Dunsmore Northwestern    Sr
Michael     Egnew      Missouri    Sr
Tyler     Eifert      Notre Dame    So
Gavin     Escobar  San Diego St    So
Joseph     Fauria      UCLA            Jr
Coby     Fleener  Stanford    Sr
Matt     Furstenberg Maryland    Jr
Crockett Gillmore Colorado St    So
Ladarius Green      Lousiana    Sr
Ryan     Griffin  Connecticut    Jr
Cooper     Helfet      Duke            Sr
Ryan     Otten      San Jose St    Jr
Jacob     Pedersen Wisconsin    So
Nick     Provo      Syracuse    Sr
Kyler     Reed      Nebraska    Jr
Michael     Rivera      Tennessee    Jr
Evan     Rodriguez Temple    Sr
Austin     Seferian-Jenkins Washington Fr
Jake     Stoneburner Ohio St    Jr
Luke     Willson     Rice    Jr



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