2021 Nominees

Scroll down, or click a Conference logo below to go to that Conference’s Nominee.
Use ‘Back to Top’ on the right to return to the top.

Scroll down, or click a Conference logo below to go to that Conference’s Nominee.

AAC

Mike Denbrock

Cincinnati
O.C. / TEs

Blake Harrell

East Carolina University
Defensive Coordinator/Inside Linebackers

Doug Belk

Houston
Associate Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator/Safeties

Joseph Gillespie

The University of Tulsa
Defensive Coordinator / Linebacker Coach

Travis Williams

UCF
Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers

ACC

Odell Haggins

Florida State
Defensive Tackles

Tashard Choice

Georgia Tech
Running Backs/Offensive Recruiting Coordinator

Tony Gibson

NC State
Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers

Mark Whipple

Pittsburgh
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks

Mike Schmidt

Syracuse
Offensive Line

James Shibest

Virginia Tech
Special Team Coordinator / TEs

Warren Ruggiero

Wake Forest University
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks

BIG TEN

Jay Johnson

Michigan State University
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks Coach

Joe Rossi

Minnesota
Defensive Coordinator / Linebackers Coach

Erik Chinander

Nebraska
Defensive Coordinator

Kevin Wilson

Ohio State University
Offensive Coordinator

Brent Pry

Penn State
Defensive Coordinator

Ryan Walters

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Defensive Coordinator

Phil Parker

University of Iowa
Defensive Coordinator and Defensive Backs

Josh Gattis

University of Michigan
Offensive Coordinator/Wide Receivers

Jim Leonhard

Wisconsin
Defensive Coordinator / Safeties

BIG TWELVE

Jeff Grimes

Baylor University
Offensive Coordinator/Tight Ends

Jim Knowles

Oklahoma State
Defensive Coordinator

Jordan Lesley

West Virginia University
Defensive Coordinator/Outside Linebackers

CONFERENCE USA

Joe Sloan

Louisiana Tech
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks

Telly Lockette

Marshall
Run Game Coordinator/Running Backs

Blake Seiler

Old Dominion
Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers

Bradley Dale Peveto

UTEP
Defensive Coordinator

Jess Loepp

UTSA
Co-Defensive Coordinator

Zach Kittley

Western Kentucky University
Offensive Coordinator and Quarterbacks Coach

INDEPENDENT

Aaron Roderick

BYU
Offensive Coordinator, QBs

Josh Aldridge

Liberty University
Defensive Line

Tommy Rees

Notre Dame
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks

MID-AMERICAN

Tyler Stockton

Ball State
Defensive Coordinator/Inside Linebackers Coach

Neal Neathery

Eastern Michigan Univesity
Associate Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers

Nic McKissic-Luke

Northern Illinois University
Run Game Coordinator/Running Backs

MOUNTAIN-WEST

Mike Thiessen

Air Force
Offensive Coordinator / QBs

Ryan Grubb

Fresno State
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks

Kurt Mattix

San Diego State
Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers

Scott White

San José State University
Inside Linebackers/Special Teams

Matt Mumme

University of Nevada, Reno
Offensive Coordinator / Quarterbacks

Kyle Cefalo

Utah State University
Passing Game Coordinator / Wide Receivers

PAC-12

Burl Toler III

California
Wide Receivers

Joe Moorhead

Oregon
Offensive Coordinator

Brian Lindgren

Oregon State
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks Coach

Andy Ludwig

Utah
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks

SEC

Pete Golding

Alabama
Defensive Coordinator/Inside LB

Cody Kennedy

Arkansas
Offensive Line

Zach Arnett

Mississippi State
Defensive Coordinator

Jeff Lebby

Ole Miss
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks

Tim Banks

Tennessee
Defensive Coordinator

Mike Elko

Texas A&M
Defensive Coordinator / Safeties

Dan Lanning

University of Georgia
Fain & Billy Slaughter DC / OLBs

Clayton White

University of South Carolina
Defensive Coordinator/Inside Linebackers

SUN-BELT

Brian Haines

App State
Special Teams Coordinator/Running Backs

Newland Isaac

Coastal Carolina
Co-Offensive Coordinator/Running Backs

Patrick Toney

Louisiana
Defensive Coordinator/Outside Linebackers

Corey Batoon

South Alabama
Defensive Coordinator/Safeties

Brandon Hall

Troy
Defensive Coordinator / Safeties