BOULDER—Signaling that the 2019 season is quickly approaching, four Colorado Buffaloes were named to watch lists for the Bednarik Award and the Maxwell Award Monday. The two awards are the first of 16 award watch lists that will be released the next two weeks by the National College Football Awards Association.
After two straight losing seasons, two seasons of the Colorado Buffaloes coming up short in crunch time, CU's K.D. Nixon is doing everything within his power to make sure 2019 produces a different story line.
Colorado quarterback Steven Montez had the opportunity in late June to attend his second Manning Passing Academy, but this year, the CU senior was joined by another Buff.
It has been 61 years since Colorado, Colorado State and Air Force all played each other in football in the same season. That round-robin drought comes to an end this year.
The most well-known player on the Colorado Buffaloes' roster believes he might have the most to prove to CU's new coaching staff when the Buffs open fall camp Aug. 1.
Arlington Hambright chuckles when he recounts his college football journey.