Kenneth Walker III is a finalist for two major college football awards. He is officially one of three finalists nominated for The Maxwell Award, and one of three finalists for The Doak Walker Award. The Maxwell Award is given to the best player of the year. The other two finalists are Pittsburgh quarterback Kenny Pickett and Alabama quarterback Bryce Young. The Doak Walker Award is won by the nation’s premier running back. Missouri’s Tyler Badie and Iowa State’s Breece Hall are the other nominees.
Source: Detroit Free Press