Thorpe Award

EAST LANSING, MI - SEPTEMBER 29: Isaiah Lewis #9 of the Michigan State Spartans dives for a fourth quarter interception in front of teammate Darqueze Dennard #31 and Jake Stoneburner #11 of the Ohio State Buckeyes of the Michigan State Spartans  at Spartan Stadium on September 29, 2012 in East Lansing, Michigan. Ohio State won the game 17-16. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan St CB Darqueze Dennard Wins Thorpe Award

Michigan State cornerback Darqueze Dennard has won the Jim Thorpe Award, given to the nation’s best defensive back.

97.1 The Ticket–12/13/2013

ORLANDO, FL - JANUARY 01:  Greg McElroy #12 of the Alabama Crimson Tide blocks Trenton Robinson #39 of  the Michigan State Spartans on a touchdown run during the Capitol One Bowl at the Florida Citrus Bowl on January 1, 2011 in Orlando, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Trenton Robinson On Thorpe Award Watch List

The 13-day reveal of Watch Lists for college football’s major awards rolls on today with the Thorpe Award, given annually to the nation’s top defensive back.

97.1 The Ticket–07/12/2011