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2004 FCS Payton, Robinson and Buchanan Award Voting

Walter Payton Award
Name School 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Lang Campbell William & Mary 40 21 3 10 2 315
Dustin Long Sam Houston State 17 12 11 5 9 185
DaVon Fowlkes Appalachian State 8 7 13 18 8 151
Erik Meyer Eastern Washington 9 6 13 6 11 131
Charles Anthony Tennessee State 5 7 7 11 2 98
Chaz Williams Georgia Southern 5 9 5 5 9 95
Martin Hankins Southeastern Louisiana 1 7 7 5 6 70
Joel Sambursky Southern Illinois 1 2 9 6 6 58
Ricky Santos New Hampshire 1 4 6 5 5 54
Clifton Dawson Harvard 1 5 4 1 4 43
Craig Ochs Montana 0 0 6 5 11 39
Jamaal Branch Colgate 2 2 3 3 5 38
Vincent Jackson Northern Colorado 1 3 1 6 6 38
Oscar Bonds Jacksonville State 2 4 0 3 4 36
Richie Williams Appalachian State 0 3 4 4 3 35
Travis Lulay Montana State 1 2 2 1 3 24

Buck Buchanan Award
Name School 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Jordan Beck Cal Poly 35 12 6 5 6 257
Chris Gocong Cal Poly 14 15 13 4 6 183
Boomer Grigsby Illinois State 15 7 9 7 6 152
Jamall Johnson Northwestern State 4 14 12 4 7 127
Kevin Talley Norfolk State 7 5 6 9 3 94
Shannon James Massachusetts 4 3 5 11 1 70
Justin Durant Hampton 1 7 7 6 4 70
Liam Ezekiel Northeastern 4 5 4 6 3 67
Charles Thompson Western Kentucky 4 3 3 6 9 62
William Freeman Furman 2 4 5 5 7 58
Brady Fosmark Weber State 1 4 6 2 8 51
Tom Alfsen Lehigh 0 3 4 6 9 45
Gian Villante Hofstra 1 4 2 4 10 45
Tad Kornegay Fordham 0 3 5 5 7 44
Lee Basinger Wofford 2 0 4 7 4 40
Nick DiPadova Southern Utah 0 2 4 8 3 39
*Tom Parks Delaware 0 1 0 0 0 4

Eddie Robinson Award
Name School 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Jerry Kill Southern Illinois 25 16 10 9 7 244
Tim Murphy Harvard 18 18 5 8 13 206
Ron Randleman Sam Houston State 14 12 9 6 5 162
Sean McDonnell New Hampshire 11 15 8 8 5 160
Jimmye Laycock William & Mary 3 2 10 16 10 95
Frank Tavani Lafayette 5 3 8 4 6 75
Paul Wulff Eastern Washington 3 3 8 9 5 74
David Bennett Coastal Carolina 2 4 8 4 14 72
Joe Taylor Hampton 3 4 4 6 6 61
Bobby Lamb Furman 3 2 7 4 2 54
Mickey Matthews James Madison 2 4 6 4 2 54
Mike Sewak Georgia Southern 1 2 5 7 2 44
Jack Crowe Jacksonville State 2 4 1 2 2 35
Charlie Coe Alabama State 0 4 1 2 3 26
David Elson Western Kentucky 0 1 1 3 6 19
Kevin Callahan Monmouth 0 0 2 1 5 13

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Sports Network Cup
Team (First-place votes) 2004 Record Points Previous
Monmouth (19) 10-1 235 1
Drake (5) 10-2 220 2
Central Connecticut St. 8-2 185 4
San Diego 7-4 157 5
Duquesne 7-3 150 3
Dayton 7-3 132 6
Sacred Heart 6-4 92 7
Robert Morris 6-5 59 9
Morehead State 6-6 48 8
Wagner 6-5 39 10

Dropped Out: None
Others receiving votes (in order of points, minimum of five required): Albany (3)

Note: Voting was conducted by a panel of 91 FCS media members and media relations professionals. A first-place vote is worth five points, a second- place vote is worth four points, a third-place vote is worth three points, a fourth-place vote is worth two points, and a fifth-place vote is worth one point. Voters received a ballot with stats and information for each of the 16 finalists for all three awards. Votes were due by Wednesday, November 26, 2004, following the final week of the regular season. Postseason play has no effect on the outcome of the awards.


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