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2017 PFWA Off-Field Award nominees announced

Each year, the Pro Football Writers of America (PFWA) vote for several off-field awards given to people working in or associated with the NFL. The 2017 Off-Field Awards balloting is underway through June 9, with the final results announced in mid-June. The awards the PFWA membership will vote on: George Halas Award (NFL player, coach […]

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2016 PFWA On-Field Awards Summary

During the week of January 16-20, 2017, the Pro Football Writers of America (PFWA) handed out its 2016 On-Field Awards. Here is a summary of the award winners, as voted on by the PFWA membership: MOST VALUABLE PLAYER: QB Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: QB Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons DEFENSIVE PLAYER […]

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Green Bay’s Nelson PFWA Comeback Player of the Year; Atlanta’s Beasley Most Improved Player of the Year

Green Bay wide receiver Jordy Nelson, who rebounded from a season-ending knee injury suffered in the 2015 preseason to lead the NFL in receiving touchdowns in 2016, was selected as the 2016 NFL Comeback Player of the Year, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Atlanta linebacker Vic Beasley, who […]

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Cowboys’ Garrett PFWA Coach of the Year; Raiders’ McKenzie Executive of the Year; Falcons’ Shanahan Assistant Coach of the Year

Dallas’ Jason Garrett, who led the Cowboys to a 13-3 record and the NFC’s No. 1 seed, was selected as the 2016 NFL Coach of the Year, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Oakland general manager Reggie McKenzie, whose moves helped the Raiders reach the playoffs for the first […]

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Atlanta’s Ryan PFWA NFL MVP/Offensive Player of the Year; Oakland’s Mack Defensive Player of the Year

Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan, who led the top-scoring offense in the NFL with franchise records in passing yards (4,944) and touchdowns (38), was selected as the 2016 NFL Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack, […]

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Cowboys’ Elliott PFWA Rookie/Offensive Rookie of the Year, Chargers’ Bosa Defensive Rookie of the Year; 2016 All-Rookie Team named

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott, who led the NFL in rushing yards, was selected as the 2016 Rookie of the Year and 2016 Offensive Rookie of the Year, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). San Diego Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa, who led all NFL rookies in sacks, […]

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