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Award Winners

Heisman Memorial Trophy
Honoring the outstanding college football player in the 
United States, presented by the Downtown Athletic Club of New York.
Year    Player           College         Pos.
1935    Jay Berwanger    Chicago          HB
1936    Larry Kelley     Yale              E
1937    Clint Frank      Yale             HB
1938    Davey O'Brien    Texas Christian  QB
1939    Nile Kinnick     Iowa             HB
1940    Tom Harmon       Michigan         HB
1941    Bruce Smith      Minnesota        HB
1942    Frank Sinkwich   Georgia HB
1943    Angelo Bertelli  Notre Dame       QB
1944    Les Horvath      Ohio State       QB
1945    Doc Blanchard*   Army             FB
1946    Glenn Davis      Army             HB
1947    John Lujack      Notre Dame       QB
1948    Doak Walker*     So.  Methodist   HB
1949    Leon Hart        Notre Dame        E
1950    Vic Janowicz*    Ohio State       HB
1951    Dick Kazmaier    Princeton        HB
1952    Billy Vessels    Oklahoma         HB
1953    John Lattner     Notre Dame       HB
1954    Alan Ameche      Wisconsin        FB
1955    Howard Cassady   Ohio State       HB
1956    Paul Hornung     Notre Dame       QB
1957    John Crow        Texas A&M        HB
1958    Pete Dawkins     Army             HB
1959    Billy Cannon     Louisiana State  HB
1960    Joe Bellino      Navy             HB
1961    Ernie Davis      Syracuse         HB
1962    Terry Baker      Oregon State     QB
1963    Roger Staubach*  Navy             QB
1964    John Huarte      Notre Dame       QB
1965    Mike Garrett     Southern Cal     RB
1966    Steve Spurrier   Florida          QB
1967    Gary Beban       UCLA             QB
1968    O.J. Simpson     Southern Cal     RB
1969    Steve Owens      Oklahoma         RB
1970    Jim Plunkett     Stanford         QB
1971    Pat Sullivan     Auburn           QB
1972    Johnny Rodgers   Nebraska         FL
1973    John Cappelletti Penn State       RB
1974    Archie Griffin*  Ohio State       RB
1975    Archie Griffin   Ohio State       RB
1976    Tony Dorsett     Pittsburgh       RB
1977    Earl Campbell    Texas            RB
1978    Billy Sims*      Oklahoma         RB
1979    Charles White    Southern Cal     RB
1980    George Rogers    South Carolina   RB
1981    Marcus Allen     Southern Cal     RB
1982    Herschel Walker* Georgia          RB
1983    Mike Rozier      Nebraska         RB
1984    Doug Flutie      Boston College   QB
1985    Bo Jackson       Auburn           RB
1986    Vinny Testaverde Miami (Fla.)     QB
1987    Tim Brown        Notre Dame       WR
1988    Barry Sanders*   Oklahoma State   RB
1989    Andre Ware*      Houston          QB
1990    Ty Detmer*       Brigham Young    QB
1991    Desmond Howard*  Michigan         WR
1992    Gino Torretta    Miami (Fla.)     QB
1993    Charlie Ward     Florida State    QB
1994    Rashaam Salam    Colorado         RB
1995    Eddie George     Ohio State       RB
1996    Danny Wuerffel   Florida          QB

Outland Trophy
Honoring the nation's outstanding interior lineman, 
selected by the Football Writers Association of America.
Year    Player             College        Pos.
1946    George Connor      Notre Dame       T
1947    Joe Steffy         Army            OG
1948    Bill Fischer       Notre Dame      OG
1949    Ed Bagdon          Michigan State  OG
1950    Bob Gain           Kentucky         T
1951    Jim Weatherall     Oklahoma         T
1952    Dick Modzelewski   Maryland         T
1953    J.D. Roberts       Oklahoma        OG
1954    Bill Brooks        Arkansas        OG
1955    Calvin Jones       Iowa            OG
1956    Jim Parker         Ohio State      OG
1957    Alex Karras        Iowa             T
1958    Zeke Smith         Auburn          OG
1959    Mike McGee         Duke             T
1960    Tom Brown          Minnesota       OG
1961    Merlin Olsen       Utah State       T
1962    Bobby Bell         Minnesota        T
1963    Scott Appleton     Texas            T
1964    Steve DeLong       Tennessee        T
1965    Tommy Nobis        Texas           OG
1966    Loyd Phillips      Arkansas         T
1967    Ron Yary           Southern Cal     T
1968    Bill Stanfill      Georgia          T
1969    Mike Reid          Penn State      DT
1970    Jim Stillwagon     Ohio State      MG
1971    Larry Jacobson     Nebraska        DT
1972    Rich Glover        Nebraska        MG
1973    John Hicks         Ohio State      OT
1974    Randy White        Maryland        DE
1975    Lee Roy Selmon     Oklahoma        DT
1976    Ross Browner*      Notre Dame      DE
1977    Brad Shearer       Texas           DT
1978    Greg Roberts       Oklahoma        OG
1979    Jim Ritcher        N.C. State       C
1980    Mark May           Pittsburgh      OT
1981    Dave Rimington*    Nebraska         C
1982    Dave Rimington     Nebraska         C
1983    Dean Steinkuhler   Nebraska        OG
1984    Bruce Smith        Virginia Tech   DT
1985    Mike Ruth          Boston College  NG
1986    Jason Buck         Brigham Young   DT
1987    Chad Hennings      Air Force       DT
1988    Tracy Rocker       Auburn          DT
1989    Mohammed Elewonibi Brigham Young   OG
1990    Russell Maryland*  Miami (Fla.)    DT
1991    Steve Emtman*      Washington      DT
1992    Will Shields       Nebraska        OG
1993    Rob Waldrop        Arizona         NG
1994    Zack Wiegert       Nebraska        OT
1995    Jonathan Ogden     UCLA            OT
1996    Orlando Pace       Ohio State      OT
*Juniors, all others seniors.

Vince Lombardi Rotary Award
Honoring the outstanding college lineman/linebacker 
of the year, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Houston.
Year    Player            College       Pos.
1970    Jim Stillwagon    Ohio State     MG
1971    Walt Patulski     Notre Dame     DE
1972    Rich Glover       Nebraska       MG
1973    John Hicks        Ohio State     OT
1974    Randy White       Maryland       DT
1975    Lee Roy Selmon    Oklahoma       DT
1976    Wilson Whitley    Houston        DT
1977    Ross Browner      Notre Dame     DE
1978    Bruce Clark       Penn State     DT
1979    Brad Budde        Southern Cal   OG
1980    Hugh Green        Pittsburgh     DE
1981    Kenneth Sims      Texas          DT
1982    Dave Rimington    Nebraska        C
1983    Dean Steinkuhler  Nebraska       OG
1984    Tony Degrate      Texas          DT
1985    Tony Casillas     Oklahoma       NG
1986    Cornelius Bennett Alabama        LB
1987    Chris Spielman    Ohio State     LB
1988    Tracy Rocker      Auburn         DT
1989    Percy Snow        Michigan State LB
1990    Chris Zorich      Notre Dame     NG
1991    Steve Emtman      Washington     DT
1992    Marvin Jones      Florida State ILB
1993    Aaron Taylor      Notre Dame     OT
1994    Warren Sapp       Miami          LB
1995    Orlando Pace      Ohio State     OT
1996    Orlando Pace      Ohio State     OT

Butkus Award
Emblematic of the nation's top collegiate linebacker, 
established by the Downtown Athletic Club of Orlando 
and named for college hall of famer Dick Butkus of Illinois. 
Year    Player          College
1985    Brian Bosworth  Oklahoma
1986    Brian Bosworth  Oklahoma
1987    Paul McGowan    Florida State
1988    Derrick Thomas  Alabama
1989    Percy Snow      Michigan State
1990    Alfred Williams Colorado
1991    Erich Anderson  Michigan
1992    Marvin Jones    Florida State
1993    Trev Alberts    Nebraska
1994    Dana Howard     Illinois
1995    Kevin Hardy     Illinois
1996    Matt Russell    Colorado

Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award
Honoring the No. 1 quarterback in the nation, 
presented by the Davey O'Brien Educational and 
Charitable Trust of Fort Worth.  Named for Texas 
Christian hall of fame quarterback Davey O'Brien (1936-38).
Year    Player           College
1981    Jim McMahon      Brigham Young
1982    Todd Blackledge  Penn State
1983    Steve Young      Brigham Young
1984    Doug Flutie      Boston College
1985    Chuck Long       Iowa
1986    Vinny Testaverde Miami (Fla.)
1987    Don McPherson    Syracuse
1988    Troy Aikman      UCLA
1989    Andre Ware       Houston
1990    Ty Detmer        Brigham Young
1991    Ty Detmer        Brigham Young
1992    Gino Torretta    Miami (Fla.)
1993    Charlie Ward     Florida State
1994    Kerry Collins    Penn State
1995    Danny Wuerffel   Florida
1996    Danny Wuerffel   Florida

Maxwell Award
Presented to the nation's outstanding college 
football player by the Maxwell Football Club of Philadelphia.
Year    Player            College         Pos.
1937    Clint Frank       Yale             HB
1938    Davey O'Brien     Texas Christian  QB
1939    Nile Kinnick      Iowa             HB
1940    Tom Harmon        Michigan         HB
1941    Bill Dudley       Virginia         HB
1942    Paul Governali    Columbia         QB
1943    Bob Odell         Pennsylvania     HB
1944    Glenn Davis       Army             HB
1945    Doc Blanchard     Army             FB
1946    Charley Trippi    Georgia          HB
1947    Doak Walker       So. Methodist    HB
1948    Chuck Bednarik    Pennsylvania      C
1949    Leon Hart         Notre Dame        E
1950    Reds Bagnell      Pennsylvania     HB
1951    Dick Kazmaier     Princeton        HB
1952    John Lattner      Notre Dame       HB
1953    John Lattner      Notre Dame       HB
1954    Ron Beagle        Navy              E
1955    Howard Cassady    Ohio State       HB
1956    Tommy McDonald    Oklahoma         HB
1957    Bob Reifsnyder    Navy              T
1958    Pete Dawkins      Army             HB
1959    Rich Lucas        Penn State       QB
1960    Joe Bellino       Navy             HB
1961    Bob Ferguson      Ohio State       FB
1962    Terry Baker       Oregon State     QB
1963    Roger Staubach    Navy             QB
1964    Glenn Ressler     Penn State        C
1965    Tommy Nobis       Texas            LB
1966    Jim Lynch         Notre Dame       LB
1967    Gary Beban        UCLA             QB
1968    O.J. Simpson      Southern Cal     RB
1969    Mike Reid         Penn State       DT
1970    Jim Plunkett      Stanford         QB
1971    Ed Marinaro       Cornell          RB
1972    Brad VanPelt      Michigan State   DB
1973    John Cappelletti  Penn State       RB
1974    Steve Joachim     Temple           QB
1975    Archie Griffin    Ohio State       RB
1976    Tony Dorsett      Pittsburgh       RB
1977    Ross Browner      Notre Dame       DE
1978    Chuck Fusina      Penn State       QB
1979    Charles White     Southern Cal     RB
1980    Hugh Green        Pittsburgh       DE
1981    Marcus Allen      Southern Cal     RB
1982    Herschel Walker   Georgia          RB
1983    Mike Rozier       Nebraska         RB
1984    Doug Flutie       Boston College   QB
1985    Chuck Long        Iowa             QB
1986    Vinny Testaverde  Miami (Fla.)     QB
1987    Don McPherson     Syracuse         QB
1988    Barry Sanders     Oklahoma State   RB
1989    Anthony Thompson  Indiana          RB
1990    Ty Detmer         Brigham Young    QB
1991    Desmond Howard    Michigan         WR
1992    Gino Torretta     Miami (Fla.)     QB
1993    Charlie Ward      Florida State    QB
1994    Kerry Collins     Penn State       QB
1995    Eddie George      Ohio State       RB
1996    Danny Wuerffel    Florida          QB

Jim Thorpe Award
Honoring the best defensive back in the nation, 
presented by the Jim Thorpe Athletic Club of Oklahoma City.
Year    Player            College
1986    Thomas Everett    Baylor
1987 (tie) Bennie Blades  Miami (Fla.)
        Rickey Dixon      Oklahoma
1988    Deion Sanders     Florida State
1989    Mark Carrier      Southern Cal
1990    Darryl Lewis      Arizona
1991    Terrell Buckley   Florida State
1992    Deon Figures      Colorado
1993    Antonio Langham   Alabama
1994    Chris Hudson      Colorado
1995    Greg Myers        Colorado State
1996    Lawrence Wright   Florida

Fred Biletnikoff Award
Honoring the nation's top receiver, presented 
by the Quarterback Club of Tallahassee, Fla.
Year    Player         College
1994    Bobby Engram   Penn State
1995    Terry Glenn    Ohio State
1996    Marcus Harris  Wyoming

Doak Walker Award
Recognizes the top running back of the year, 
presented by GTE SMU Athletic Forum of Dallas.
Year    Player           College
1990    Greg Lewis       Washington
1991    Trevor Cobb      Rice
1992    Garrison Hearst  Georgia
1993    Byron Morris     Texas Tech
1994    Rashaan Salaam   Colorado
1995    Eddie George     Ohio State
1996    Byron Hanspard   Texas Tech


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