Ronnie Lott Trophy Winners

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Defensive IMPACT Player of the Year

Award Winners

  • * indicates bowl stats included
Award Winners Table
Year Player School Summary
2018Josh Allen*Kentucky56 Solo, 32 Ast, 17.0 Sk, 0 Int
2017Josey Jewell*Iowa69 Solo, 63 Ast, 4.5 Sk, 2 Int
2016Jabrill Peppers*Michigan46 Solo, 20 Ast, 3.0 Sk, 1 Int
2015Carl Nassib*Penn State31 Solo, 15 Ast, 15.5 Sk, 1 Int
2014Eric Kendricks*UCLA101 Solo, 44 Ast, 4.0 Sk, 3 Int
2013Anthony Barr*UCLA
2012Manti Te'o*Notre Dame55 Solo, 58 Ast, 1.5 Sk, 7 Int
2011Luke KuechlyBoston College102 Solo, 89 Ast, 0.0 Sk, 3 Int
2010J.J. Watt*Wisconsin42 Solo, 20 Ast, 7.0 Sk, 1 Int
2009Jerry Hughes*Texas Christian32 Solo, 26 Ast, 11.5 Sk, 0 Int
2008James Laurinaitis*Ohio State52 Solo, 78 Ast, 4.0 Sk, 2 Int
2007Glenn Dorsey*LSU34 Solo, 35 Ast, 7.0 Sk
2006Daymeion Hughes*California37 Solo, 35 Ast, 0.0 Sk, 8 Int
2005Demeco Ryans*Alabama41 Solo, 35 Ast, 5.0 Sk, 1 Int
2004David Pollack*Georgia
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