The Georgia Bulldogs are well represented in Kirk Herbstreit’s 2019 “Herbie Award” nominations.
Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm was named a nominee for the “Ultimate Herbie Award.”
Accompanying Fromm for the award is Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor, Texas and Oregon quarterbacks Sam Ehlinger and Justin Herbert and Ohio State defensive end Jonathan Cooper.
Nominated for the “Baller Award” was UGA safety Richard LeCounte, considered one of the best safeties in college football along with J.R. Reed.
Joining LeCounte on the list of nominees are quarterbacks Joe Burrow (LSU) and Brock Purdy (Iowa State), defensive back Noah Igbinoghene (Auburn) and linebacker David Woodward (Utah State).