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Annual Awards
Defensive Player of the Year
2022
Nick Bosa
Defensive End
San Francisco 49ers
2021
T.J. Watt
Linebacker
Pittsburgh Steelers
2020
Aaron Donald
Defensive Tackle
Los Angeles Rams
2019
Stephon Gilmore
Cornerback
New England Patriots
2018
Aaron Donald
Defensive Tackle
Los Angeles Rams
2017
Aaron Donald
Defensive Tackle
Los Angeles Rams
2016
Khalil Mack
Linebacker
Oakland Raiders
2015
J.J. Watt
Defensive End
Houston Texans
2014
J.J. Watt
Defensive End
Houston Texans
2013
Luke Kuechly
Linebacker
Carolina Panthers
2012
J.J. Watt
Defensive End
Houston Texans
2011
Terrell Suggs
Linebacker
Baltimore Ravens
2010
Troy Polamalu
Safety
Pittsburgh Steelers
2009
Charles Woodson
Cornerback
Green Bay Packers
2008
James Harrison
Linebacker
Pittsburgh Steelers
2007
Bob Sanders
Safety
Indianapolis Colts
2006
Jason Taylor
Defensive End
Miami Dolphins
2005
Brian Urlacher
Linebacker
Chicago Bears
2004
Ed Reed
Safety
Baltimore Ravens
2003
Ray Lewis
Linebacker
Baltimore Ravens
2002
Derrick Brooks
Linebacker
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2001
Michael Strahan
Defensive End
New York Giants
2000
Ray Lewis
Linebacker
Baltimore Ravens
1999
Warren Sapp
Defensive Tackle
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1998
Reggie White
Defensive End
Green Bay Packers
1997
Dana Stubblefield
Defensive Tackle
San Francisco 49ers
1996
Bruce Smith
Defensive End
Buffalo Bills
1995
Bryce Paup
Linebacker
Buffalo Bills
1994
Deion Sanders
Cornerback
San Francisco 49ers
1993
Rod Woodson
Cornerback
Pittsburgh Steelers
1992
Cortez Kennedy
Defensive Tackle
Seattle Seahawks
1991
Pat Swilling
Linebacker
New Orleans Saints
1990
Bruce Smith
Defensive End
Buffalo Bills
1989
Keith Millard
Defensive Tackle
Minnesota Vikings
1988
Mike Singletary
Linebacker
Chicago Bears
1987
Reggie White
Defensive End
Philadelphia Eagles
1986
Lawrence Taylor
Linebacker
New York Giants
1985
Mike Singletary
Linebacker
Chicago Bears
1984
Kenny Easley
Safety
Seattle Seahawks
1983
Doug Betters
Defensive End
Miami Dolphins
1982
Lawrence Taylor
Linebacker
New York Giants
1981
Lawrence Taylor
Linebacker
New York Giants
1980
Lester Hayes
Cornerback
Oakland Raiders
1979
Lee Roy Selmon
Defensive End
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1978
Randy Gradishar
Linebacker
Denver Broncos
1977
Harvey Martin
Defensive End
Dallas Cowboys
1976
Jack Lambert
Linebacker
Pittsburgh Steelers
1975
Mel Blount
Cornerback
Pittsburgh Steelers
1974
Joe Greene
Defensive Tackle
Pittsburgh Steelers
1973
Dick Anderson
Safety
Miami Dolphins
1972
Joe Greene
Defensive Tackle
Pittsburgh Steelers
1971
Alan Page
Defensive Tackle
Minnesota Vikings

Der Award wird jährlich von der Nachrichtenagentur AP vergeben.
Nick Bosa
Nick Bosa
von Stefan Feldmann - 
Freitag, 10. Februar 2023