Reds Bagnell Award

Contributions to the Game

The Reds Bagnell Award, named after long time Maxwell Football Club president, Reds Bagnell, is given to an individual who through his efforts has helped to foster and promote the integrity of the game of football.

This Years Winner…

The 29th Annual Reds Bagnell Award winner is, Bobby Bowden of the Florida State University.

Facts About Bobby Bowden

It’s been a long time since Bobby Bowden called Birmingham, Ala. home. And yet, Birmingham is never far from the legendary head football coach who first became synonymous with Tallahassee, Fla. at the early stages of his fabled career.

Wherever life has taken Bowden, the lessons learned in Birmingham have always accompanied him on the journey. Faith, family and football have long been the guiding principles of a man whose impact on the lives of literally hundreds of young men is incalculable.

Read more about Bobby Bowden

Reds Bagnell Award

2016 Steve Spurrier University South Carolina
2015 Joe Brown NFL
2014 Lou Holtz Former College Coach/ESPN
2013 Dick Vermeil Philadelphia Eagles
2012 Ozzie Newsome Baltimore Ravens
2011 Archie Manning National Football Foundation (NFF) Chairman
2010 George Bodenheimer ESPN
2009 Robert T. Clark Former Executive director of the Maxwell Football Club
2008 Steve Sabol President NFL Films
2007 Ralph Wilson Owner Buffalo Bills
2006 Ernie Accorsi Former General Manager, New York Giants
2005 Darrell Royal Former Head Football Coach, University of Texas
2004 Vince Dooley Former Head Football Coach, University of Georgia