- Sammy Baugh Trophy
The Sammy Baugh Trophy is awarded annually to the nation's top college passer. The award is named in honor of former
Texas Christian Universityand Washington Redskinsquarterback Sammy Baugh. The trophy has been given out by the Touchdown Club of Columbussince 1959. The Columbus Touchdown Club also gives the Chic Harley Awardwhich goes to the nation's top collegiate player and the Archie Griffin Awardwhich is award to the collegiate MVP. The Griffin Award is voted on after the college bowl games to ensure that the award goes to the MVP of the entire season.
Several schools have had multiple Sammy Baugh Trophy winners. BYU leads with seven different award-winners, followed by Stanford with four. Purdue and Texas Tech each have three winners. Florida, Fresno State, Miami (FL), and Notre Dame each have two winners. Baylor's
Don Trullis the only player to win the award twice.
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