Lombardi Award Winners

The Associated Press Published:

2013 -- Aaron Donald, Pittsburgh, DE

2012 -- Manti Te'o, Notre Dame, LB

2011 -- Luke Kuechly, Boston College, LB

2010 -- Nick Fairley, Auburn, DT

2009 -- Ndamukong Suh, Nebraska, DE

2008 -- Brian Orakpo, Texas, DE

2007 -- Glenn Dorsey, LSU, DT

2006 -- LaMarr Woodley, Michigan, DE

2005 -- A.J. Hawk, Ohio State, LB

2004 -- David Pollack, Georgia, DE

2003 -- Tommie Harris, Oklahoma, DT

2002 -- Terrell Suggs, Arizona State, DE

2001 -- Julius Peppers, North Carolina, DE

2000 -- Jamal Reynolds, Florida State, DE

1999 -- Corey Moore, Virginia Tech, DE

1998 -- Dat Nguyen, Texas A&M, LB

1997 -- Grant Wistrom, Nebraska, DE

1996 -- Orlando Pace, Ohio State, OT

1995 -- Orlando Pace, Ohio State, OT

1994 -- Warren Sapp, Miami, DT

1993 -- Aaron Taylor, Notre Dame, OT

1992 -- Marvin Jones, Florida State, LB

1991 -- Steve Emtman, Washington, DT

1990 -- Chris Zorich, Notre Dame, NT

1989 -- Percy Snow, Michigan State, LB

1988 -- Tracy Rocker, Auburn, DT

1987 -- Chris Spielman, Ohio State, LB

1986 -- Cornelius Bennett, Alabama, LB

1985 -- Tony Casillas, Oklahoma, NG

1984 -- Tony Degrate, Texas, DT

1983 -- Dean Steinkuhler, Nebraska, G

1982 -- Dave Rimington, Nebraska, C

1981 -- Kenneth Sims, Texas, DT

1980 -- Hugh Green, Pittsburgh, DE

1979 -- Brad Budde, Southern California, G

1978 -- Bruce Clark, Penn State, DT

1977 -- Ross Browner, Notre Dame, DE

1976 -- Wilson Whitley, Houston, DT

1975 -- Lee Roy Selmon, Oklahoma, DT

1974 -- Randy White, Maryland, DT

1973 -- John Hicks, Ohio State, OT

1972 -- Rich Glover, Nebraska, MG

1971 -- Walt Patulski, Notre Dame, DE

1970 -- Jim Stillwagon, Ohio State, MG