Quarterback Drew Stanton‘s high school football coach – John Herrington of Farmington Hills High School – is one of three finalists for the Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year Award.
This award honors exemplary high school football coaches who display the integrity, achievement, and leadership demonstrated by the winningest coach in NFL history, Don Shula. The coaches are active or retired high school football coaches and were nominated by NFL teams and players for their character and integrity, inspirational leadership, commitment to the community and on-field success.
This year’s finalists and the NFL teams and players who nominated them are:
Each finalist receives a $2,500 cash award and a $5,000 grant for their high school football programs. The national Shula Award winner will receive a $10,000 cash award and a $15,000 grant for his high school football program. The winner also will be invited to Super Bowl XLVI where he will be recognized at a press conference.
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