Nation's Best Defensive Player. The Bronko Nagurski Award, given out since 1993, is named after a Chicago Bears fullback from the 1930's.
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Buccaneers. Lovie Smith took the job has head coach for the Illinois Fighting Illini in 2016.
Baltimore Ravens. In 2014, the Steelers won the AFC North division title, but lost to the Ravens in the Wild Card round of the playoffs.
Gayle Sayers. Gayle Sayers streaked through Kansas University with 2,675 yards rushing and 3,917 all-purpose yards.
Florida. Peyton Manning was 0-3 as a starter against the Florida Gators.
Dallas Cowboys. In 1994, the Dallas Cowboys joined San Francisco and Pittsburgh in having four Super Bowl victories.
Best Senior Quarterback. The Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award was first presented in 1997.