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Bronko Nagurski Award Winners

Most Outstanding Defensive Player

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Winners

Year Player School Summary
2013 Aaron Donald* Pittsburgh 43 Solo, 16 Ast, 11.0 Sk
2012 Manti Te'o* Notre Dame 55 Solo, 58 Ast, 1.5 Sk, 7 Int
2011 Luke Kuechly Boston College 102 Solo, 89 Ast, 0.0 Sk, 3 Int
2010 Da'Quan Bowers* Clemson 41 Solo, 26 Ast, 15.5 Sk, 1 Int
2009 Ndamukong Suh* Nebraska 52 Solo, 33 Ast, 12.0 Sk, 1 Int
2008 Brian Orakpo* Texas 32 Solo, 8 Ast, 11.5 Sk, 0 Int
2007 Glenn Dorsey* Louisiana State 34 Solo, 35 Ast, 7.0 Sk, 0 Int
2006 James Laurinaitis* Ohio State 53 Solo, 62 Ast, 4.0 Sk, 5 Int
2005 Elvis Dumervil* Louisville 36 Solo, 27 Ast, 20.0 Sk, 1 Int
2004 Derrick Johnson* Texas 1 Int, 18 Yds, 0 TD
2003 Derrick Strait* Oklahoma 3 Int, 127 Yds, 0 TD
2002 Terrell Suggs* Arizona State 1 Int, 22 Yds, 0 TD
2001 Roy Williams Oklahoma 5 Int, 25 Yds, 0 TD
2000 Dan Morgan Miami (FL) 2 Int, 34 Yds, 0 TD
1999 Corey Moore Virginia Tech
1998 Champ Bailey Georgia 47 Rec, 744 Yds, 15.8 Avg, 5 TD
1997 Charles Woodson Michigan 11 Rec, 231 Yds, 21.0 Avg, 2 TD
1996 Pat Fitzgerald* Northwestern
1995 Pat Fitzgerald* Northwestern
1994 Warren Sapp Miami (FL)
1993 Rob Waldrop Arizona