Bedford wins Burlsworth Trophy

Posted: March 15, 2011 at 4:18 a.m.

Georgia Tech center Sean Bedford received the first Brandon Burlsworth Trophy on Monday at the Northwest Arkansas Convention Center in Springdale. The trophy honors college football’s top player who was a former walk-on.

A year ago, Sean Bedford didn’t know who Brandon Burlsworth was. But on Monday, Bedford was honored to be mentioned in the same breath as the former Arkansas All-American lineman.

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Sports, Pages 20 on 03/15/2011