Johnny Rodgers Award Football

  A new award to honor college football's top return specialist is announced by 1972 Nebraska Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Rodgers, at a news conference in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, March 27, 2012. The Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers Award is named for Rodgers, who is widely regarded as one of the top punt and kick returners in college football history. The winner for the 2011 season will be selected by Rodgers and announced Thursday. Rodgers said national media members will be enlisted to select future winners. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
A new award to honor college football's top return specialist is announced by 1972 Nebraska Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Rodgers, at a news conference in Omaha, Neb., Tuesday, March 27, 2012. The Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers Award is named for Rodgers, who is widely regarded as one of the top punt and kick returners in college football history. The winner for the 2011 season will be selected by Rodgers and announced Thursday. Rodgers said national media members will be enlisted to select future winners. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

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