Jim Thorpe Award winners

Posted May 3, 2011
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  1. Deion Sanders
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    Deion Sanders

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    Deion Luwynn Sanders, Sr. (/ˈdɒn/; born August 9, 1967) is an American former football and baseball player, who works as an analyst for CBS Sports and the NFL Network. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on August 6, 2011.


  2. Aaron Ross
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    Aaron Ross

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    Aaron Jermaine Ross (born in September 15, 1982) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas, where he won the Jim Thorpe Award for the nation's top defensive back in 2006.


  3. Antonio Langham
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    Antonio Langham

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    Collie Antonio Langham (born July 31, 1972) is a former American college and professional football player who was a cornerback in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons. He played college football for the University of Alabama, and was recognized as an All-American. Selected by the Cleveland Browns in the first round of the 1994 NFL Draft, Langham also played professionally for the Baltimore Ravens, San Francisco 49ers and New England Patriots of the NFL.


  4. Terrell Buckley
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    Terrell Buckley

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    Douglas Terrell Buckley (born June 7, 1971) is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League.


  5. Charles Woodson
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    Charles Woodson

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    Charles Woodson (born October 7, 1976) is an American football free safety for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Michigan, where he led the Wolverines to a national championship in 1997. Woodson, a "two-way player" who played both offense and defense, won the Heisman Trophy in the same year, becoming the first and, so far, only defensive player to win the award. To date, he is the last player to win the Heisman who was not a running back or quarterback.


  6. Tyrone Carter
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    Tyrone Carter

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    Tyrone M. Carter (born March 31, 1976) is a former American football defensive back who played in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Minnesota, earned All-American honors and won several national awards. He has played professionally for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Minnesota Vikings, New York Jets and Washington Redskins of the NFL.


  7. Eric Berry
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    Eric Berry

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    James Eric Berry (born December 29, 1988), nicknamed "The Fifth Dimension," is an American football safety for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Chiefs fifth overall in the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at Tennessee, where he was a two-time unanimous All-American and recognized as the best collegiate defensive back in the country. He was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma on December 8, 2014. After going through chemo in the offseason and being declared cancer free, Berry came back for the 2015 season and was named to the Pro Bowl, the AP All-Pro team, and was named the 2016 AP Comeback Player of the Year.


  8. Carlos Rogers
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    Carlos Rogers

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    Carlos Deon Rogers (born February 6, 1971) is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1994 NBA Draft.


  9. Michael Huff
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    Michael Huff

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    Michael Wayne Huff, II (born March 6, 1983) is an American football safety who is currently a free agent. He last played for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Texas, and was recognized as a consensus All-American and the top college defensive back. He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders with the seventh overall pick in the 2006 NFL Draft, and has played for the NFL's Baltimore Ravens and Denver Broncos.


  10. Lawrence Wright (American football)
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    Lawrence Wright (American football)

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    Lawrence D. Wright, III (born September 6, 1973) is an American former college and professional football player who was a safety in the National Football League (NFL) for two seasons during the 1990s. Wright played college football for the University of Florida, where he was a member of a national championship team. Thereafter, he played professionally for the Cincinnati Bengals of the NFL.


  11. Morris Claiborne
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    Morris Claiborne

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    Morris Lee Claiborne (born February 7, 1990) is an American football cornerback for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Louisiana State University (LSU) and was recognized as an All-American. He was selected in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, and was considered by many to be the best defensive prospect available in the draft.


  12. Antoine Cason
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    Antoine Cason

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    Antoine Brandon Cason (born July 9, 1986) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Arizona where he was recognized as a consensus All-American and won the Jim Thorpe Award. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the first round of the 2008 NFL Draft.


  13. Mark Carrier
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    Mark Carrier

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    Mark Anthony Carrier, III (born April 28, 1968) is a retired American football safety who played in the National Football League. He is the current defensive backs' coach for the Cincinnati Bengals.


  14. Roy Williams (safety)
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    Roy Williams (safety)

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    Roy Lee Williams (born August 14, 1980) is a former American college and professional football player who was a safety in the National Football League (NFL) for nine seasons. He played college football for the University of Oklahoma, and was recognized as a unanimous All-American. He was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys eighth overall in the 2002 NFL Draft, and played professionally for the Cowboys and Cincinnati Bengals. He earned five straight Pro Bowl selections from 2003 to 2007. Williams is currently a sideline reporter for Oklahoma football games.


  15. Darryll Lewis
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    Darryll Lewis

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    Darryll Lamont Lewis (born December 16, 1968) is an American retired NFL player, who played as corner back.


  16. Malcolm Jenkins
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    Malcolm Jenkins

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    Malcolm Jenkins (born December 20, 1987) is an American football safety for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Ohio State University, earning consensus All-American honors, and winning the Jim Thorpe Award as a senior. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints with the 14th overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft.


  17. Chris Hudson
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    Chris Hudson

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    Christopher Reshard Hudson (born October 6, 1971) is a former American college and professional football player who was a safety in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons during the 1990s and early 2000s. Hudson played college football for the University of Colorado, and earned All-American honors. A third-round pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 1995 NFL Draft, he also played professionally for the Chicago Bears and Atlanta Falcons of the NFL.


  18. Patrick Peterson
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    Patrick Peterson

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    Patrick Peterson (born July 11, 1990) is an American football cornerback and return specialist for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Cardinals fifth overall in the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Louisiana State University for the LSU Tigers, where he earned All-American honors.


  19. Deon Figures
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    Deon Figures

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    Deon Juniel Figures (born January 10, 1970) is a former American college and professional football player who was cornerback in the National Football League (NFL) for six seasons. He played college football for the University of Colorado, and earned All-American honors. A first-round pick in the 1993 NFL Draft, he played professionally for the Pittsburgh Steelers and Jacksonville Jaguars of the NFL.


  20. Antoine Winfield
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    Antoine Winfield

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    Antoine Duane Winfield (born June 24, 1977) is a retired American football cornerback who played 15 years in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Ohio State University, earning consensus All-American honors and winning the Jim Thorpe Award. He was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the first round of the 1999 NFL Draft. He played five seasons for the Bills and nine seasons for the Minnesota Vikings. He was a three-time Pro Bowl selection as a member of the Vikings.


  21. Derrick Strait
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    Derrick Strait

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    Derrick Lee Strait (born August 27, 1980) is a former American college and professional football player who was a cornerback in the National Football League (NFL) for three seasons during the early 2000s. He played college football for the University of Oklahoma, and was recognized as a unanimous All-American. The New York Jets chose him in the third round of the 2004 NFL Draft, and he also played professionally for the Chicago Bears and Carolina Panthers of the NFL.


  22. Greg Myers (American football)
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    Greg Myers (American football)

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    Gregory Jay Myers (born September 30, 1972) is an American former college and professional football player who was a safety in the National Football League (NFL) for five seasons. He played college football for Colorado State University, was recognized as a consensus All-American, and won the Jim Thorpe Award. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fifth round of the 1996 NFL Draft, and also played for the NFL's Dallas Cowboys.


  23. Thomas Everett
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    Thomas Everett

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    Thomas Gregory Everett (born November 21, 1964) is a former American football safety in the National Football League. Thomas played nine seasons for three teams (Pittsburgh Steelers 1987–1991, Dallas Cowboys 1992–1993, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 1994–1995). He attended Baylor University where he won the Jim Thorpe Award Trophy as the top defensive back in college football. As a member of the Dallas Cowboys he helped Dallas win 2 of their 3 Super Bowls in 92 & 93 and also in 1993 he made the Pro Bowl.


  24. Carlos Rogers (American football)
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    Carlos Rogers (American football)

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    Carlos Cornelius Rogers (born July 2, 1981) is an American football cornerback who is a free agent in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Auburn, where he earned consensus All-American honors, and was drafted by the Washington Redskins ninth overall in the 2005 NFL Draft. Rogers has also played for the San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders.


  25. Jamar Fletcher
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    Jamar Fletcher

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    Jamar Mondell Israel (born August 28, 1979), born Jamar Mondell Fletcher, is an American former college and professional football player who was a cornerback in the National Football League (NFL) for eight seasons in the early 2000s. He played college football for the University of Wisconsin, and was a two-time All-American. The Miami Dolphins chose him in the first round of the 2001 NFL Draft, and he also played professionally for the San Diego Chargers, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans and Cincinnati Bengals of the NFL.


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