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Packers’ Rodgers 2021 PFWA NFL MVP; Rams’ Kupp Offensive Player of the Year; Steelers’ Watt Defensive Player of the Year

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who threw for 4,115 yards and 37 touchdowns and led the league in passer rating, is the 2021 NFL Most Valuable Player chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp, who is the fourth player to win the […]

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Cowboys’ Parsons PFWA Rookie and Defensive Rookie of the Year, Cincinnati’s Chase Offensive Rookie of the Year; 2021 All-Rookie Team named

Dallas Cowboys linebacker Micah Parsons, who posted a rookie-high 13 sacks and tied for the NFL lead with 20 tackles for loss, is the 2021 Rookie of the Year and the Defensive Rookie of the Year, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase, who […]

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PFWA 2021 All-NFL, All-AFC and All-NFC teams announced

Eight repeat selections and 15 first-time selections are part of the 2021 All-NFL team, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). Five teams – the Baltimore Ravens, Dallas Cowboys, Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers and Los Angeles Rams – each placed a league-high three players on the All-NFL team. Packers […]

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2020 PFWA On-Field Awards Summary

During the week of January 18-22, 2021, the Pro Football Writers of America (PFWA) handed out its 2020 On-Field Awards. Here is a summary of the award winners, as voted on by the PFWA membership: MOST VALUABLE PLAYER: QB Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: RB Derrick Henry, Tennessee Titans DEFENSIVE […]

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Washington’s Smith PFWA Comeback Player of the Year; Bills’ Allen Most Improved Player of the Year

Quarterback Alex Smith, who rebounded from a severe leg injury suffered in 2018 that sidelined him until the 2020 season when he worked his way back into the Washington Football Team’s starting lineup, was selected as the 2020 NFL Comeback Player of the Year, chosen in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America […]

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