Former GS football player nominated for award

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  •  Courtesy of Vizio

Brendan Ward

Minnesota Vikings running back and former GS quarterback Jerick McKinnon is nominated for the Vizio Top Value Performer Award.

The award is given yearly to an NFL player who outperformed their contract.

McKinnon played quarterback for the GS football team from 2010-2013. In 2014, he declared for the NFL draft as a running back was picked in the third round by the Minnesota Vikings.

The other players nominated for this year’s award are:

  • New Orleans Saints rookie running back, Alvin Kamara
  • Chicago Bears running back, Jordan Howard
  • Green Bay Packers wide receiver, Davante Adams
  • Baltimore Ravens running back, Alex Collins

The winner is decided entirely by fan votes. To vote, go to Voting ends on Sunday, Jan. 14, at midnight.

Everyone who votes can also enter a sweepstakes to win a Vizio home theater display and sounder, courtesy of Vizio.