Paul Chryst named to Dodd Trophy preseason watch list

Paul Chryst

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin head football coach Paul Chryst was 1 of 17 coaches named to the 2021 Dodd Trophy preseason watch list.

The award celebrates the head coach who is not only successful on the field, but stresses the importance of legendary coach Bobby Dodd’s three pillar coaching philosophy: scholarship, leadership, and integrity.

Other coaches from the Big Ten Conference on the watch list include: Indiana’s Tom Allen, Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz, Ohio State’s Ryan Day, and Penn State’s James Franklin.

Wisconsin opens up its season on September 4th against Penn State.