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Posted on August 22, 2016
On Tuesday August 23rd, the Tallahassee Quarterback club will kick off it’s 67th season with FSU head coach Jimbo Fisher at the University Center Club. Tickets are still available and can be purchased online.
The club has lined up a season of entertaining speakers that include former Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer, former FSU great and NFL Hall of Famer Fred Biletnikoff, and former Leon High School and University of Florida All-American Brad Culpepper.
The Tallahassee Quarterback Club was formed in 1949 to support local high school and college football. The club and its members, then as today, have a passion for the game of football while recognizing and supporting good sportsmanship. The club meets during the football season and caps the year with its annual Jamboree Awards Dinner.
The Club meetings feature a nationally recognized guest speaker with a mix of former collegiate stars, highly regarded head coaches, NFL players, along with the radio and TV analysts and commentators that cover the game. Former guest speakers have included collegiate and NFL Hall of Famers such as Johnny Unitas, Jim Brown, Lou Holtz, Dick Butkus, and FSU’s own Fred Biletnikoff & Bobby Bowden to name just a few.
The meetings are held at The University Center Club at 5:30 P.M. beginning with a social (1/2 hour cash bar) with the buffet line opening at 6:00 P.M. and the meeting being called to order at 6:30 P.M. All meetings will adjourn at 8:00 P.M.