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To be cast in bronze is the ultimate indicator of a sports icon.
Athletes, coaches, broadcasters and athletic directors are among those commemorated with life-size figures across the globe. The construction of statues to honor the esteemed used to be a rarity, but since the early 1990s has exploded into the preferred form of highest praise.
Broncos quarterback Jon Wassink was honored with the Wuerffel Trophy, college football’s premier community service award. Named for Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Danny Wuerffel, it’s given to one college football player every year who best combines exemplary community service with athletic and academic achievement.
Sports Illustrated takes a look at the most memorable National Championship performances by past Heisman winners, ranking Danny Wuerffel and Florida Gators win the 4th most memorable National Championship game in history
Joe Burrow has a chance to become the 16th Heisman Trophy winner to also win the national championship. Here are the five most memorable title game performances for Heisman winners.
Legendary coaches Steve Spurrier and Vince Dooley will help Desire Street Ministries raise $225,000 at TPC Sawgrass to help develop and support leaders in under-resourced neighborhoods
College Football Hall of Famer and former Gators Quarterback Danny Wuerffel will host the 2019 Desire Cup.
For the last two decades, Danny Wuerffel has dedicated himself to community outreach.
The former star quarterback at Florida has gone from Heisman Trophy winner to now serving as the executive director at Desire Street Ministries, an Atlanta-based nonprofit organization.