Beal Makes Hendricks List
OU defensive end Jeremy Beal
OU defensive end Jeremy Beal
OU Media Relations
Posted Aug 11, 2010


NORMAN, Okla. – Oklahoma’s Jeremy Beal has been named to the preseason watch list for the 2010 Ted Hendricks Defensive End of the Year Award.

Beal, a senior, also was previously named to the Bednarik and Nagurski Watch Lists as one of the nation’s top overall defensive players.

The Carrollton, Texas, native was brilliant last season when he recorded 19 tackles for loss, including 11 quarterback sacks, the fourth-best sack total in OU history.

With 20.5 sacks in his career, he ranks No. 6 on the Sooners’ all-time list.

Now in its ninth season, the Ted Hendricks Award is named in honor of college football’s first three-time first-team All-American.

After an outstanding collegiate career at Miami, Hendricks’ professional career spanned 15 years and 215 consecutive games.

It included four Super Bowl victories, eight Pro Bowl selections and inductions into the College and Pro Football Halls of Fame.

On-field performance, exceptional winning attitude, leadership abilities, contributions to school and community and academic preparedness are some of the criteria used to determine the Award’s winner.

Members of the national media, head coaches, professional scouts and former winners are included in the Award’s voting committee.



Related Stories
Beal Takes D-Line Task Upon Himself
 -by SoonersIllustrated.com  Aug 18, 2010
Ranking the Most Important on Defense: No. 2
 -by SoonersIllustrated.com  Aug 21, 2010
Beal Addresses Press at Big 12 Media Days
 -by SoonersIllustrated.com  Jul 30, 2010

MAGAZINE COVERAGE
Get the 2014 Recruiting Yearbook and a full year of Sooners Illustrated Magazine with an Annual Total Access Pass.
Sign Up Today!

Upgrade Now!
Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from SoonersIllustrated.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
OLB Jeremy Beal (profile)
[View My HotList]
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > Creekview HS > Alumni
[View My HotList]