History/Awards

Past NFC Defensive Honorees

1969 Carl Eller Minnesota Vikings
1970 Alan Page Minnesota Vikings
1971 Alan Page Minnesota Vikings
1972 Chris Hanburger Washington Redskins
1973 Lee Roy Jordan Dallas Cowboys
1974 Alan Page Minnesota Vikings
1975 Jack Youngblood Los Angeles Rams
1976 Jack Youngblood Los Angeles Rams
1977 Harvey Martin Dallas Cowboys
1978 Randy White Dallas Cowboys
1979 Lee Roy Selmon Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1980 Nolan Cromwell Los Angeles Rams
1981 Fred Dean San Francisco 49ers
1983 Dave Butz Washington Redskins
1984 Lawrence Taylor New York Giants
1985 Mike Singletary Chicago Bears
1986 Lawrence Taylor New York Giants
1987 Reggie White Philadelphia Eagles
1988 Mike Singletary Chicago Bears
1989 Keith Millard Minnesota Vikings
1990 Charles Haley San Francisco 49ers
1991 Pat Swilling New Orleans Saints
1992 Wilbur Marshall Washington Redskins
1993 Delon Sanders Atlanta Falcons
1994 Delon Sanders San Francisco 49ers
1995 Reggie White Green Bay Packers
1996 Kevin Greene Carolina Panthers
1997 Dana Stubblefield San Francisco 49ers
1998 Reggie White Green Bay Packers
1999 Warren Sapp Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2000 La'Roi Glover New Orleans Saints
2001 Michael Strahan New York Giants
2002 Derrick Brooks Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2003 Michal Strahan New York Giants
2004 Julius Peppers Carolina Panthers
2005 Brian Urlacher Chicago Bears
2006 Brian Urlacher Chicago Bears
2007 Patrick Kerney Seattle Seahawks
2008 DeMarcus Ware Dallas Cowboys
2009 Charles Woodson Green Bay Packers
2010 Clay Matthews Green Bay Packers
2011 Jared Allen Minnesota Vikings
2012 Aldon Smith San Francisco 49ers
2013 Luke Kuechly Carolina Panthers
2014 Richard Sherman Seattle Seahawks
2015 Aaron Donald St.Louis Rams
2016 Landon Collins New York Giants