Four Big Ten Standouts Named to Ted Hendricks Award Watch List

Michigan State's Shilique Calhoun was named a finalist for the Hendricks Award last season.

Michigan State's Shilique Calhoun was named a finalist for the Hendricks Award last season.
Aug. 5, 2014

Four Big Ten standouts were named to the watch list today for the Ted Hendricks Award, which goes to the nation’s most outstanding defensive end. The Big Ten’s preseason honorees for the award are Michigan’s Frank Clark, Michigan State’s Shilique Calhoun, Nebraska’s Randy Gregory and Ohio State’s Joey Bosa. Calhoun was named a finalist for the award last season.

Two standouts from Big Ten programs have claimed the Ted Hendricks Award – Michigan’s LaMarr Woodley in 2006 and Illinois’ Whitney Mercilus in 2011.