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Floyd, Jenkins named to 2015 Bronco Nagurski Trophy Watch List

Jordan Jenkins
Photo: Ben Walton/UGA

UGA outside linebackers Leonard Floyd and Jordan Jenkins have each been named to the 2015 Bronco Nagurski Trophy Watch List.

The Bronco Nagurski Trophy is an annual award given to the nation’s most outstanding defensive player by the Charlotte Touchdown Club.

Earlier this week, Jenkins and Floyd were each named to the watch list for the 2015 Bednarik Award.

Floyd (6-4, 231), a junior from Eastman, Georgia, led the Bulldogs in 2014 with six sacks. He also recorded 55 tackles, 8.5 tackles for loss, 17 quarterback pressures, and three forced fumbles.

Jenkins (6-3, 253) is a senior from Hamilton, Georgia. Last season, he recorded 70 total tackles with 9.5 tackles for loss, five sacks, and 24 quarterback pressures. Jenkins also recovered two fumbles and forced an additional two.

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