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June 2023 PFWA Newsletter

Vol. LX, No. 3 June 2, 2023 Hello everyone, Just before we take some time off for vacation, here are a few reminders: 2023 DICK CONNOR WRITING AWARDS: We are now taking entries for the 2023 Dick Connor Writing Awards, a competition that honors some of the best work in the entire sportswriting community. The awards are named […]

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Martindale, McKittrick, Mitchell selected as PFWA 2023 Dr. Z Award class

New York Giants defensive coordinator Don “Wink” Martindale, the late Bobb McKittrick and recently retired Pittsburgh Steelers defensive line coach John Mitchell have been selected as the 2023 Paul “Dr. Z” Zimmerman Award winners by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Martindale, McKittrick and Mitchell are the 21st, 22nd and 23rd recipients of the […]

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Washington head coach Ron Rivera selected as PFWA 2023 Horrigan Award winner

Washington Commanders head coach Ron Rivera, lauded for his professional dealings with the media who cover the league, has been selected as the 2023 Horrigan Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Rivera, the 51st Horrigan Award winner, is the first member of the Washington franchise to receive the award, and the […]

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