McManus nominated for Good Works Team

Brandon McManus, Temple's senior placekicker and punter, has been nominated for the Allstate American Football Coaches Association Good Works Team.

The award goes to a group of players committed to making a difference in their communities.

The North Penn product participated in the annual Thanksgiving food drive, A Mile in Her Shoes, Owls for the Cure, the Shore Tour, the Diamond Street clean-up and Read Across America as well as several Ronald McDonald House visits and hospital visits.

McManus made 16 of 22 field-goal attempts and had a punting average of 45.8 yards last season. Eleven of his 46 punts landed inside the opponent’s 20-yard line.