Sun., Dec. 4: The Alabama Crimson Tide went wire-to-wire during the entire season with the No. 1 ranking in the FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll, claiming all the first place votes in the final poll. Clemson and Ohio State swapped spots at No. 2 and No. 3, respectively. Washington maintained its No. 4 ranking, and Penn State moved up two spots to No. 5. The Big Ten led all conferences with four teams. The ACC, Pac-12 and Big 12 had three each.
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Cam Robinson is Alabama's fourth Outland Trophy winner
Thu., Dec. 8: Alabama offensive tackle Cam Robinson claimed the 71st Outland Trophy on Thursday night during The Home Depot College Football Awards on ESPN from the College Football Hall of Fame. It is the fifth time one school has swept the FWAA's two major position awards in the same season: the Outland Trophy (best interior lineman in college football on offense or defense) and the Bronko Nagurski Trophy (best defensive player).
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Middle Tennessee's Rhodes is 2016 Armed Forces Merit Award recipient | Teleconference transcript
Five finalists named for 2016 Bronko Nagurski Trophy | Three finalists named for 2016 Outland Trophy
Sound Mind Sound Body Football Academy to sponsor 2016 FWAA Freshman All-America Team
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