Shackelford Wins Community Service Award

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OXFORD, Miss. (WHNT) – Ole Miss linebacker Deterrian Shackelford is the 2014 winner of the Danny Wuerffel Trophy, the school announced Tuesday.

The Wuerffel Trophy is a national award given to the college football player who exhibits “exemplary community service.” Shackelford is a Decatur, Ala., native.

“It’s hard for me to express how excited I am to announce Deterrian Shackelford as the 2014 Wuerffel Trophy winner,” said Wuerffel, the 1996 Heisman Trophy winner at Florida. “This young man truly exemplifies not only all that is good about football, but the important and positive aspects of life.”

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