“Tyler’s bobblehead is somewhat new territory, but it’s very similar to many of our other successful bobbleheads like Sister Jean, where people feel a strong connection to the person and their message,” Phil Sklar, founder of the museum, told ESPN.
Trent has since said he’s humbled by the bobblehead, and the former student has time and again credited God for providing during his trying times. The Purdue sensation recently cited 1 Thessalonians 5:18-20 as inspiration:
“In everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. Do not quench the Spirit. Do not despise prophecies.”