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Adolph F RuppTrophy
About:
Was given annually to the top player in men's Division I NCAA basketball
Years Active:
1972-2015
American League Rookie of the Year Award
Amos Alonzo Stagg Award
About:
individual, group or institution whose services have been outstanding in the advancement of the best interests of football
Annis Stukus Trophy
About:
Canadian Football League trophy, which is presented annually to the CFL Coach of the Year
Bud Grant 1965
Don Matthews 1985 1994 1995 1997 2002
Hugh Campbell 1979
Jerry Williams 1967
Marv Levy 1974
Steve Owen 1962
#names: 6 Details
Archie Griffin Award
About:
The Archie Griffin Award signifies college football's most valuable player for the entire season. It is named in honor of the only two-time Heisman Trophy winner.
Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award
Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award
Babe Ruth Award
About:
The best performance in the postseason by the NY area
BBC Sports Personality of the Year
Andy Murray 2012 2013 2015 2016
David Beckham 1999 2001 2002
David Steele 1975
Gary Lineker 1991
George Best 1969 1971
Jackie Stewart 1973
Nick Faldo 1989
Nigel Mansell 1986 1992 1993
Princess Anne 1971
Roger Bannister 1954
Roger Taylor (tennis) 1973
Rory McIlroy 2014
Sandy Lyle 1988
Sebastian Coe 1979 1980 1981 1984
Stirling Moss 1957 1961
Zara Tindall 2006
#names: 16 Details
Bert Bell Award
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Professional (NFL) American football player of the year
Bill Willis Trophy
About:
The top college defensive lineman
Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award
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Annual college football award given to the Division I Football Bowl Subdivision head coach whose team excels on the field, in the classroom, and in the community
Branch Rickey Award
About:
Recognition of exceptional community service
Bronko Nagurski Trophy
About:
Defensive player of the year
Burlsworth Trophy
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The most outstanding FBS college football player who began his career as a walk-on
Baker Mayfield 2015 2016
Luke Falk 2017
#names: 2 Details
Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award
About:
Awarded by the National Football League Players Association. The award honors work in the community as the NFL player who best served his team, community and country in the spirit of Byron "Whizzer" White, who was a Supreme Court justice, professional American football player, naval officer, and humanitarian.
Years Active:
1967-
Chic Harley Award
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College Football Player of the Year
Chuck Bednarik Award
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Defensive player of the year, college football
Cy Young Award
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The best pitchers in Major League Baseball, one each for the American League and the National League
Barry Zito 2002
Bob Gibson 1968 1970
Bob Welch (baseball) 1990
Bret Saberhagen 1985 1989
Bruce Sutter 1979
C.C. Sabathia 2007
Catfish Hunter 1974
Clayton Kershaw 2011 2013 2014
Dean Chance 1964
Dennis Eckersley 1992
Denny McLain 1968 1969
Don Drysdale 1962
Don Newcombe 1956
Dwight Gooden 1985
Early Wynn 1959
Ferguson Jenkins 1971
Fernando Valenzuela 1981
Félix Hernández 2010
Frank Viola 1988
Gaylord Perry 1972 1978
Greg Maddux 1992 1993 1994 1995
Jim Lonborg 1967
Jim Palmer 1973 1975 1976
Jim Perry 1970
John Smoltz 1996
Mike McCormick 1967
Orel Hershiser 1988
Pedro Martínez 1997 1999 2000
Pete Vuckovich 1982
R.A. Dickey 2012
Randy Johnson 1995 1999 2000 2001 2002
Randy Jones 1976
Rick Sutcliffe 1984
Roger Clemens 1986 1987 1991 1997 1998 2001 2004
Rollie Fingers 1981
Ron Guidry 1978
Roy Halladay 2003 2010
Sandy Koufax 1963 1965 1966
Sparky Lyle 1977
Steve Carlton 1972 1977 1980 1982
Tim Lincecum 2008 2009
Tom Glavine 1991 1998
Tom Seaver 1969 1973 1975
Vern Law 1960
Vida Blue 1971
Warren Spahn 1957
Whitey Ford 1961
Willie Hernández 1984
#names: 48 Details
Davey O'Brien Award
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National quarterback award
Dawn Staley Award
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Recognizes the nation’s best guard in Women’s Division I college basketball. The Phoenix club of Philadelphia selects the player who "exemplifies the skills that Dawn Staley possessed throughout her career; ball handling, scoring, her ability to distribute the basketball and her will to win".
Years Active:
2013-
Dick Butkus Award
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Outstanding linebacker, college football
Dick Enberg Award
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Given annually to a person whose actions and commitment have furthered the meaning and reach of the Academic All-America® Teams Program and/or the student-athlete while promoting the values of education and academics
Doak Walker Award
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Awarded to the best running back, who is expected to graduate
Years Active:
1990-
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award
About:
Given annually to a college football coach by the Football Writers Association of America. The award honors Eddie Robinson, former coach at Grambling State University
Years Active:
1957-
Ford C Frick Award
Location:
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
25 Main Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Web Site:
Years Active:
1978 to present
Fred Biletnikoff Award
About:
Best college football receiver
George Munger Award
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Presented to the NCAA Division I college football coach of the year by the Maxwell Football Club
Hall Trophy
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The U.S. Army Player of the Year Award (also known as the Hall Trophy) has been awarded annually to the most outstanding high school football player in the United States, comparable to the Heisman Trophy for collegiate football players
Adrian Peterson 2003
#names: 1 Details
Hank Aaron Award
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The best hitter in each league
Albert Pujols 2003 2009
Alex Rodriguez 2001 2002 2003 2007
Barry Bonds 2001 2002 2004
Buster Posey 2012
David Ortiz 2005 2016
Derek Jeter 2006 2009
José Altuve 2017
Sammy Sosa 1999
#names: 8 Details
Heisman Trophy
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Outstanding college football player
Alan Ameche 1954
Andre Ware 1989
Angelo Bertelli 1943
Archie Griffin 1974 1975
Baker Mayfield 2017
Barry Sanders 1988
Billy Cannon 1959
Billy Sims 1978
Billy Vessels 1952
Bo Jackson 1985
Bruce Smith (halfback) 1941
Cam Newton 2010
Carson Palmer 2002
Charles White 1979
Charles Woodson 1997
Charlie Ward 1993
Chris Weinke 2000
Clint Frank 1937
Danny Wuerffel 1996
Davey O'Brien 1938
Derrick Henry 2015
Desmond Howard 1991
Dick Kazmaier 1951
Doak Walker 1948
Doc Blanchard 1945
Doug Flutie 1984
Earl Campbell 1977
Eddie George 1995
Eric Crouch 2001
Ernie Davis 1961
Frank Sinkwich 1942
Gary Beban 1967
George Rogers 1980
Gino Torretta 1992
Glenn Davis 1946
Herschel Walker 1982
Howard Cassady 1955
Jameis Winston 2013
Jason White 2003
Jay Berwanger 1935
Jim Plunkett 1970
Joe Bellino 1960
John Cappelletti 1973
John David Crow 1957
John Huarte 1964
Johnny Lattner 1953
Johnny Lujack 1947
Johnny Manziel 2012
Johnny Rodgers 1972
Kyler Murray 2018
Lamar Jackson 2016
Larry Kelley 1936
Leon Hart 1949
Les Horvath 1944
Marcus Allen 1981
Marcus Mariota 2014
Mark Ingram Jr. 2009
Matt Leinart 2004
Mike Garrett 1965
Mike Rozier 1983
Nile Kinnick 1939
O.J. Simpson 1968
Pat Sullivan 1971
Paul Hornung 1956
Pete Dawkins 1958
Rashaan Salaam 1994
Ricky Williams 1998
Robert Griffin III 2011
Roger Staubach 1963
Ron Dayne 1999
Sam Bradford 2008
Steve Owens 1969
Steve Spurrier 1966
Terry Baker 1962
Tim Brown 1987
Tim Tebow 2007
Tom Harmon 1940
Tony Dorsett 1976
Troy Smith 2006
Ty Detmer 1990
Vic Janowicz 1950
Vinny Testaverde 1986
#names: 82 Details
Henry Iba Award
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The best college basketball coach of the year
Adolph Rupp 1966
Bob Knight 1975 1989
Dean Smith 1979
Eddie Sutton 1977
Gene Keady 1984 1996
Guy Lewis 1968
John Chaney 1987 1988
John Wooden 1964 1967 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973
Pete Newell 1960
Ralph H. Miller 1981
Roy Williams (coach) 1990 2006
Tubby Smith 2003
#names: 12 Details
High School Dick Butkus Award
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Outstanding linebacker, high school football
Manti Te'o 2008
#names: 1 Details
Home Depot Coach of the Year Award
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College football coach of the year
Honda Sports Award
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Best college woman basketball player of the year
Hutch Award
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An active Major League Baseball player who best exemplifies the fighting spirit and competitive desire of Fred Hutchinson
Jack Lambert Trophy
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Given yearly to the top college linebacker
Jack Tatum Trophy
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The top collegiate defensive back
James E. Sullivan Award
About:
Awarded annually in April to "the most outstanding amateur athlete in the United States"
Jesse Owes Award
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Awarded to the top track and field athlete.
Allen Johnson 1997
Allyson Felix 2005 2007 2010 2012
Carl Lewis 1982 1991
Edwin Moses 1981
Florence Griffith Joyner 1988
Gail Devers 1993 1996
Jackie Joyner-Kersee 1986 1987
Joan Benoit Samuelson 1984
John Godina 1998 2001
Marion Jones 1997 1998 2002
Mary Slaney 1983
Meb Keflezighi 2014
Michael Johnson 1994 1995 1996
Roger Kingdom 1989
Willie Banks 1985
#names: 15 Details
Jim Brown Award
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The NCAA's top running back
Jim Parker Trophy
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The top college offensive lineman
Jim Thorpe Trophy
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The top college defensive back in college football since 1986. It is voted on by the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame
John Mackey Award
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College football's most outstanding tight end
Web Site:
Years Active:
2000-
Aaron Hernandez 2009
#names: 1 Details
John R Wooden Award
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College basketball player of the year.
Men and women, one each per year.
John R Wooden Legends of Coaching Award
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Recognizes the lifetime achievement of coaches who exemplify Coach Wooden's high standards of coaching success and personal achievement.
Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award
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The nation's outstanding senior or fourth-year quarterback in college football
Years Active:
1987-
Kellen Moore Award
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The top college quarterback rather than the top passer. Formerly called the Quarterback of the Year Award
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Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy
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Presented annually by the Washington D.C. Touchdown Club to the collegiate lineman of the year
Lott IMPACT Trophy
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The college defensive IMPACT Player of the Year. IMPACT is an acronym for: Integrity, Maturity, Performance, Academics, Community, and Tenacity
Lou Gehrig Memorial Award
About:
A Major League Baseball player who best exhibits the character and integrity of Lou Gehrig
Lou Groza Award
About:
Presented annually to the top college football placekicker in the United States by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission. The award is named after former Ohio State Buckeyes and Cleveland Browns player Lou Groza.
Years Active:
1992-
Joe Allison 1992
#names: 1 Details
Major League Baseball Manager of the Year Award
About:
The best managers in the American League (AL) and the National League (NL). The winner is voted on by 28 members of the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA)
Bobby Cox 1985 1991 2004 2005
Buck Rodgers 1987
Buck Showalter 1994 2004 2014
Dave Roberts (baseball) 2016
Davey Johnson 1997 2012
Don Baylor 1995
Dusty Baker 1993 1997 2000
Frank Robinson 1989
Jack McKeon 1999 2003
Joe Torre 1996 1998
Johnny Oates 1996
Kirk Gibson 2011
Lou Piniella 1995 2001 2008
Mike Scioscia 2002 2009
Sparky Anderson 1984 1987
Tom Kelly 1991
Tommy Lasorda 1983 1988
Tony La Russa 1983 1988 1992 2002
Whitey Herzog 1985
#names: 19 Details
Manning Award
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Best college quarterback including bowl game performance
Maxwell Award
About:
Awarded annually to the best college football player,
by the Maxwell Football Club
Web Site:
Years Active:
1937-
Morris Trophy
Naismith College Player of the Year
About:
Given by the Atlanta Tipoff Club to the top men's and women's collegiate basketball players
Naismith Prep Player of the Year
Nancy Lieberman Award
About:
Given to the nation's top collegiate point guard in women's Division I basketball.
Diana Taurasi 2003 2004
Kelsey Plum 2017
Moriah Jefferson 2015 2016
Odyssey Sims 2014
Skylar Diggins 2012 2013
Sue Bird 2000 2001 2002
Temeka Johnson 2005
#names: 7 Details
National League Rookie of the Year Award
NBA Most Valuable Player Award
Allen Iverson 2001
Bill Russell 1958 1961 1962 1963 1965
Bill Walton 1978
Bob Pettit 1956 1959
Charles Barkley 1993
David Robinson 1995
Hakeem Olajuwon 1994
Julius Erving 1981
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1971 1972 1974 1976 1977 1980
Karl Malone 1997 1999
Kobe Bryant 2008
Larry Bird 1984 1985 1986
Lebron James 2000 2009 2012 2013
Magic Johnson 1987 1989
Michael Jordan 1988 1991 1992 1996 1998
Moses Malone 1979 1982 1983
Oscar Robertson 1964
Shaquille O'Neal 2000
Tim Duncan 2002 2003
Willis Reed 1970
Wilt Chamberlain 1960 1966 1967 1968
#names: 21 Details
NFL Player of the Year
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Years Active:
1945-2008
Olympic Gold Medal
Abby Wambach
Al Joyner 1984
Alice Coachman 1948
Allen Johnson 1996
Alvin Kraenzlein 1900
Andy Murray 2012
Anne Donovan 1984 1988 2008
Archie Hahn 1904
Babe Didrikson Zaharias 1932
Bart Conner 1984
Bill Toomey 1968
Billy Mills 1964
Bob Knight 1984
Bob Mathias
Bobby Morrow 1956
Bonnie Blair
Brandi Chastain 1996
Breanna Stewart 2016
Bridgette Gordon 1988
Caitlyn Jenner 1972 1976
Carl Lewis
Carli Lloyd 2008
Cathy Freeman 2000
Chamique Holdsclaw 2000
Chandra Cheeseborough 1984
Cheryl Miller 1984
Clyde Drexler 1992
David Robinson 1992 1996
Dawn Staley 1996 2000 2004 2008 2016
Dean Smith (stunts) 1952
Debbie Meyer 1968
Don Barksdale 1948
Don Schollander 1964 1968
Donna de Varona 1964
Dorothy Hamill 1976
Edwin Moses 1976 1984
Eric Heiden 1980
Evelyn Ashford 1984 1988 1992
Florence Griffith Joyner 1988
Forrest Towns 1936
Gail Devers
Gene Keady 2000
Glenn Davis (track) 1956 1960
Greg Louganis 1984 1988
Hakeem Olajuwon 1996
Helen Stephens 1936
Jack Shea 1932
Jackie Joyner-Kersee 1988 1992
Jennifer Azzi 1996
Jerry Lucas 1960
Jesse Owens 1936
Jim Shea Jr. 2002
Jo Jo White 1968
Joe Frazier 1964
John Naber 1976
Johnny Weissmuller 1924
Kamie Ethridge 1988
Karl Malone 1992 1996
Katie Ledecky 2012 2016
Katrina McClain 1988 1992 1996
Kerri Walsh Jennings 2004 2008 2012
Lebron James 2008 2012
Lenny Krayzelburg 2000 2004
Lenny Wilkens 1996
Lindsay Davenport 1996
Lindsey Vonn 2010
Lisa Leslie
Lynette Woodard 1984
Mark Johnson 1980
Mark Phillips
Mark Spitz 1972
Mary Lou Retton 1984
Matt Biondi 1984 1988 1992
Maya Moore 2012 2016
Mia Hamm 2004
Michael Johnson 1992 1996 2000
Michael Phelps
Michelle Carter 2016
Mike Krzyzewski 1984 1992 2008 2012 2016
Milt Campbell 1956
Misty Hyman 2000
Misty May-Treanor 2004 2008 2012
Muhammad Ali 1960
Nadia Comăneci 1976 1980
Nellie Kim 1976 1980
Oscar Robertson 1960
Paavo Nurmi 1920 1924 1928
Pat McCormick 1952 1956
Peggie Gillom 2000
Peggy Fleming 1968
Ralph Boston 1960
Randy Matson 1968
Roger Kingdom 1984 1988
Rowdy Gaines 1984
Rudy Tomjanovich 1992
Ruthie Bolton 1996 2000
Sammy Lee 1948 1952
Sarah Hughes 2002
Scott Hamilton 1984
Scott Moir 2014 2018
Seimone Augustus 2008 2012 2016
Sheryl Swoopes 1996 2000 2004
Stan Wawrinka 2012
Sue Bird 2004 2008 2012 2016
Tara VanDerveer 1996
Ted Ligety 2006 2014
Teresa Edwards 1984 1988 1996 2000
Teresa Weatherspoon 1988
Tessa Virtue 2014 2018
Tommie Smith 1968
Tracy Caulkins 1984
Uljana Semjonova 1976 1980
Van Chancellor 2004
Victoria Azarenka 2012
Walt Hazzard 1964
Willie Davenport 1968
Wyomia Tyus 1964
#names: 117 Details
Outland Trophy
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Outstanding interior lineman, college football
Ozzie Newsome Award
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The top college tight end
Aaron Hernandez 2009
#names: 1 Details
Paul "Bear" Bryant Trophy
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Given annually since 1986 to NCAA college football's national coach of the year.
Years Active:
1986-
Paul Brown Trophy
About:
The NFL Coach of the Year
Bill Belichick 2003
Bill Cowher 1992
Bill Parcells 1994
Bill Walsh 1989
Dan Reeves 1993 1998
Dick Vermeil 1979 1999
Forrest Gregg 1982
Joe Gibbs 1983
Marty Schottenheimer 1986 1997
Marv Levy 1988
Mike Ditka 1985
Tom Landry 1987
#names: 12 Details
Paul Warfield Award
About:
The top college wide receiver
Professional Dick Butkus Award
About:
Outstanding linebacker, professional football
Clay Matthews III 2010
DeMarcus Ware 2008 2011
Khalil Mack 2016 2017
Luke Kuechly 2014 2015
Patrick Willis 2009
Terrell Suggs 2011
Von Miller 2012
#names: 7 Details
Reds Bagnell Award
About:
For their contributions to the game of American football
Rimington Trophy
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Outstanding college football center
Web Site:
Barrett Jones 2012
Billy Price 2017
#names: 2 Details
Roberto Clemente Award
About:
The Major League Baseball player who "best exemplifies the game of baseball, sportsmanship, community involvement and the individual's contribution to his team."
Voted on by baseball fans and members of the media.
Originally called the Commissioner's Award.
Years Active:
1971-
Rotary Lombardi Award
About:
Outstanding lineman
Also known as the Rotary Award
Sam B. Nicola Trophy
About:
The National High School Player of the Year
Chris Spielman 1983
Emmitt Smith 1986
#names: 2 Details
Sammy Baugh Trophy
About:
Awarded to the top college football passer
Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Award
Theodore Roosevelt Award
About:
Nicknamed "The Teddy."
The highest honor the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) may confer on an individual. Awarded annually to a graduate from an NCAA member institution who earned a varsity letter in college for participation in intercollegiate athletics, and who ultimately became a distinguished citizen of national reputation based on outstanding life accomplishment.
Years Active:
1967-
UPI Lineman of the Year
About:
The UPI no longer exists. Inductees, college football linemen, were voted on by NCAA coaches
Years Active:
1950-1996
Wade Trophy
About:
The best women's basketball player in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I competition
Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award
About:
Bestowed by the Walter Camp Football Foundation on a worthy individual who has distinguished himself in the pursuit of excellence as an athlete, in his personal career and in doing good works for others. He must be an individual who has exhibited dedication and good moral conduct in achieving success. He must be a compassionate and unselfish person who contributes his time and assistance in helping to encourage and comfort fellow human beings less talented and less fortunate than himself. He must be an individual who takes pride in having been a Walter Camp All-American
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Years Active:
1986-
Walter Camp Award
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Awarded each year to the college football Player of the Year
Web Site:
Years Active:
1967-
Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award
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Given annually to the collegiate American football head coach adjudged by a group of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) head coaches and sports information directors under the auspices of the Walter Camp Football Foundation as the "Coach of the Year"
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Years Active:
1967-
Walter Camp Distinguished American Award
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Presented each year to an individual who has utilized his or her talents to attain great success in business, private life or public service and who may have accomplished that which no other has done. He or she may have a record of dedication to mankind that should not pass unrecognized and a life that has been dedicated to the preservation of the American ideal. The recipient need not have participated in football but must be one who understands its lesson of self-denial, cooperation and teamwork, and one who is a person of honesty, integrity and dedication. He or she must be a leader, an innovator, even a pioneer, who has reached a degree of excellence that distinguishes him or her from contemporaries, as well as someone who lives within the principles of Walter Camp.
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Years Active:
1978-
Walter Camp Man of the Year
About:
Given to the "Man of the Year" in the world of college football. The criteria for the award are stated to include success, leadership, public service, integrity, and commitment to American heritage and Walter Camp's philosophy.
Web Site:
Years Active:
1967-
Walter Payton Award
About:
The most outstanding offensive player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision (formerly Division I-AA) of college football
Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award
About:
Presented annually by the National Football League (NFL) honoring a player's volunteer and charity work, as well as his excellence on the field. Prior to 1999, it was called simply the NFL Man of the Year Award. Shortly after Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton died (having been the 1977 recipient himself), the award was renamed to honor his legacy as a humanitarian. Each year, a winner is selected from 32 team nominations. The Man of the Year winner receives a $50,000 donation in his name to a charity of his choice. The 31 finalists also receive donations in their name of $5,000 each to charities of their choice.
Years Active:
1970-
William V. Campbell Trophy
About:
Formerly the Vincent dePaul Draddy Trophy, is awarded by the National Football Foundation, given to the American college football player with the best combination of academics, community service, and on-field performance.
Also called the Campbell Trophy
Web Site:
Years Active:
1990-
Woody Hayes Trophy
About:
The top college coach
Bill Snyder 2011
Bo Schembechler 1985
Bob Stoops 2000 2003
Bobby Ross 1989
Bruce Snyder 1996
Dabo Swinney 2018
Danny Ford 1981
Dick MacPherson 1987
Don James 1984 1991
Don Nehlen 1993
Earle Bruce 1979
Frank Beamer 1999
Gary Barnett 1995
Gary Patterson 2009 2014
Gus Malzahn 2013
Jim Harbaugh 2010
Jim Tressel 2002 2006
Joe Paterno 1978 1982 1986 2005
Lloyd Carr 1997
Lou Holtz 1977 1988
Mark Mangino 2007
Ralph Friedgen 2001
Scott Frost 2017
Tom Osborne 1983 1994
Urban Meyer 2004 2012
Vince Dooley 1980
#names: 26 Details
Wuerffel Trophy
Barrett Jones 2011
#names: 1 Details

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