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Colts GM Chris Ballard selected as PFWA 2020 Jack Horrigan Award winner

Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard, lauded for his transparency with local and national media, has been selected as the 2020 Jack Horrigan Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Ballard, the 48th Horrigan Award winner, is the first member of the Colts franchise to receive the honor. He was previously honored […]

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Don Banks selected as PFWA 2020 Dick McCann Award winner

The late Don Banks, who had a 36-year sportswriting career that included over 16 years at Sports Illustrated’s SI.com website, has been selected as the 2020 Dick McCann Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Banks, the 52nd McCann Award honoree, is the third person who was affiliated with either Sports Illustrated […]

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Cowboys’ Travis Frederick selected as PFWA 2020 George Halas Award winner

Recently retired Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick, who was selected to the Pro Bowl in 2019 after missing the entire 2018 season due to a diagnosis of Guillain-Barré syndrome, was selected as the 2020 George Halas Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Frederick, the 52nd Halas Award winner, is the second […]

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