Yr. Player Pos. College

'90 Ty Detmer QB Brigham Young

'89 Andre Ware QB Houston

'88 Barry Sanders RB Oklahoma State

'87 Tim Brown FL Notre Dame

'86 Vinny Testaverde QB Miami

'85 Bo Jackson HB Auburn

'84 Doug Flutie QB Boston College

'83 Mike Rozier HB Nebraska

'82 Herschel Walker HB Georgia

'81 Marcus Allen HB USC

'80 George Rogers RB South Carolina

'79 Charles White HB USC

'78 Billy Simms HB Oklahoma

'77 Earl Campbell HB Texas

'76 Tony Dorsett HB Pittsburgh

'75 Archie Griffin HB Ohio State

'74 Archie Griffin HB Ohio State

'73 John Cappeletti HB Penn State

'72 Johnny Rodgers FL Nebraska

'71 Pat Sullivan QB Auburn

'70 Jim Plunkett QB Stanford

'69 Steve Owens HB Oklahoma

'68 O.J. Simpson HB USC

'67 Gary Beban QB UCLA

'66 Steve Spurrier QB Florida

'65 Mike Garrett HB USC

'64 John Huarte QB Notre Dame

'63 Roger Staubach QB Navy

'62 Terry Baker QB Oregon State

'61 Ernie Davis HB Syracuse

'60 Joe Bellino HB Navy

'59 Billy Cannon HB LSU

'58 Pete Dawkins HB Army

'57 John Crow HB Texas A&M

'56 Paul Hornung QB Notre Dame

'55 Howard Cassady HB Ohio State

'54 Alan Ameche FB Wisconsin

'53 John Lattner HB Notre Dame

'52 Billy Vessels HB Oklahoma

'51 Dick Kazmaier HB Princeton

'50 Vic Janowicz HB Ohio State

'49 Leon Hart E Notre Dame

'48 Doak Walker HB SMU

'47 John Lujack QB Notre Dame

'46 Glenn Davis FB Army

'45 Doc Blanchard FB Army

'44 Les Horvath QB Ohio State

'43 Angelo Bertelli QB Notre Dame

'42 Frank Sinkwich HB Georgia

'41 Bruce Smith HB Minnesota

'40 Tom Harmon HB Michigan

'39 Nile Kinnick HB Iowa

'38 Davey O'Brien QB TCU

'37 Clint Frank HB Yale

'36 Larry Kelley E Yale

'35 Jay Berwanger HB Chicago