This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Henderson State Quarterback Kevin Rodgers Voted By Fans As 2013 Allstate AFCA Good Works TeamA® Captain

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Seated among the best of the best in college football, nationally recognized players all in contention for the sport's top performance awards, it was Henderson State University quarterback Kevin Rodgers who was honored by Allstate Insurance Company and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) for his work in the community and his commitment to serving others during The Home Depot College Football Awards on Dec. 12.



Rodgers, a junior for the Division II Reddies, was voted by college football fans as captain of the 2013 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team ®, one of the most prestigious off-the-field honors in college football. Of 150 nominees, Rodgers was announced to the team in September along with 21 other players for his charitable achievements at Henderson State, and since received the most fan votes on to earn team captaincy. 

"Each year, the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team ® recognizes an outstanding group of players that, through their dedication to contributing to the greater good of their communities, help to protect the integrity of college football," said Cynthia Whitfield, field senior vice president of Allstate's Southern region and a member of the 2013 voting panel. "Kevin and his deeply rooted commitment to serving others embody everything that the Good Works Team stands for, and Allstate together with the AFCA is proud to have him as our 2013 team captain."

An All-American player from Rockwall, Texas, Rodgers has been involved with numerous charitable efforts during his time at Henderson State, including traveling to Panama City, Fla., in support of the Baptist Collegiate Ministries "Beach Reach" mission trip. Rodgers also assists in building playgrounds at local schools and community centers, and helped bring joy to a terminally ill child during the holiday season when he decorated the child's home with Christmas lights.

Rodgers and his fellow Allstate AFCA Good Works Team ® members have been invited to New Orleans to participate in a special youth football clinic prior to the 2014 Allstate ® Sugar Bowl ®. The Allstate AFCA Good Works Team ® will also be honored at halftime of the Allstate ® Sugar Bowl ®, which will be televised nationally on ESPN on Jan. 2, 2014.

The Allstate AFCA Good Works Team ® is comprised of 22 players, including 11 competing in the NCAA ® Football Bowl Subdivision and 11 players representing the NCAA ® Football Championship Subdivision, Divisions II, III and the NAIA.  

To learn more about this year's team members and their selfless acts of kindness, fans can visit and search "Good Works."

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $93.24 -0.41%
FB $117.81 -0.21%
GOOG $701.43 0.82%
TSLA $211.53 -4.96%
YHOO $36.94 2.61%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,660.71 +9.45 0.05%
S&P 500 2,050.63 -0.49 -0.02%
NASDAQ 4,717.0940 -8.5450 -0.18%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs