CHICAGO – Arkansas wide receiver Joe Adams’ punt return against Missouri State on Sept.3 is nominated for the 2011 GEICO Play of the Year. Each week, fans vote for the GEICO Play of the Year and the winner will be announced on GEICO presents Best of College Football 2011 on CBS Nov. 25 at 12:30 p.m. CT.
In addition to recognizing the season’s top plays, the one-hour CBS special relives the season’s greatest moments, players and traditions. The show also marks the culmination of the GEICO Mobile Marketing Tour, an interactive fan experience that visits 30 marquee games throughout the football season.
Each week for nine weeks, four incredible college football plays will be nominated as the Play of the Year on the GEICO Best of College Football Facebook page (facebook.com/BestofCollegeFootball). A panel of college football experts will evaluate the nine fan favorites and name the 2011 GEICO Play of the Year.
After initially fumbling the Missouri State punt, Adams recovered the ball on his own 16-yard line and crossed field twice on his way to a 69-yard score. To view this play, click here. Hisreturn is competing against three other plays from week one, including a game-winning catch from Michigan’s Roy Roundtree, a trick-play touchdown pass from Arizona State’s Jamal Miles, and a touchdown run from Kentucky’s Josh Clemons.To watch or support Adams, visit www.facebook.com/BestofCollegeFootball. Fans can vote as often as they would like and share their vote with their Facebook friends. This week’s voting is open and ends Sunday, Sept. 25 at 9:59 a.m. CT.