Receiver Dez Bryant
was invited to the show as one of three finalists for the Biletnikoff Award on Monday, where he will be joined by tight end Brandon Pettigrew
and punter Matt Fodge
Pettigrew is a finalist for the John Mackey Award, and Fodge is one of three finalists for the Ray Guy Award for the nation’s best punter, along with Utah’s Louie Sakoda
and West Virginia’s Pat McAfee
The award winners will be announced Dec. 11 in Orlando, Fla., on a live ESPN telecast.
OSU running back Kendall Hunter
did not make the finalist list for the Doak Walker Award, which consisted of Michigan State’s Javon Ringer
, Iowa’s Shonn Greene
and Georgia’s Knowshon Moreno
GUNDY SAYS HUNTER OK
OSU coach Mike Gundy
on the health status of Hunter, who was expected to practice with the team Monday after injuring his leg at Colorado on Nov.