heisman trophy http://wamc.org en UAlbany Set To Announce Ford Successor http://wamc.org/post/ualbany-set-announce-ford-successor <p>The University at Albany football team has a new coach. Maryland's assistant head coach Greg Gattuso, and former Duquesne head coach, will take over for Bob Ford. He’s expected to be introduced at a 3:30 p.m. news conference this afternoon. Gattuso got a five-year contract with a $230,000 annual base salary.</p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 12:31:21 +0000 Jaired Crofut 79501 at http://wamc.org UAlbany Set To Announce Ford Successor Heisman's legacy explored on eve of ceremony http://wamc.org/post/heismans-legacy-explored-eve-ceremony <p>WAMC's Ian Pickus speaks with legendary football coach John Heisman’s grand nephew, John M. Heisman, the keeper of the family’s flame and the author of a new biography called <em>Heisman: The Man Behind the Trophy</em>, which is published by Simon and Schuster.</p><p>When the Heisman Trophy is awarded December 8 to the nation’s best college football player, the sports world will look back fondly on the past recipients and their stellar careers, and then begin looking forward to the bowl season with anticipation.</p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 15:35:00 +0000 Ian Pickus 53251 at http://wamc.org Heisman's legacy explored on eve of ceremony