The Davey O’Brien Award is presented to the nation’s top quarterback annually. In 2015, Clemson’s DeShaun Watson took home the award.
The watch list for the potential candidates for the Davey O’Brien Award for the 2016 season was released on Thursday and Tennessee quarterback Josh Dobbs was named…
— Davey O'Brien (@daveyobrien) July 14, 2016
Dobbs threw for 2,291 yards and 15 touchdowns and he ran for 671 yards and 11 touchdowns last season. He has also been pegged as a fringe candidate for the Heisman Trophy. As of last month, Dobbs had 25/1 odds to win the award that is annually given to the best player in college football.