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NFL Defensive Players of the Year

Name the players who have won the NFL's Defensive Player of the Year award.
Last updated: February 03, 2019
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Year
Team
Player
2018
Rams
Aaron Donald
2017
Rams
Aaron Donald
2016
Raiders
Khalil Mack
2015
Texans
J. J. Watt
2014
Texans
J. J. Watt
2013
Panthers
Luke Kuechly
2012
Texans
J. J. Watt
2011
Ravens
Terrell Suggs
2010
Steelers
Troy Polamalu
2009
Packers
Charles Woodson
2008
Steelers
James Harrison
2007
Colts
Bob Sanders
2006
Dolphins
Jason Taylor
2005
Bears
Brian Urlacher
2004
Ravens
Ed Reed
2003
Ravens
Ray Lewis
Year
Team
Player
2002
Bucs
Derrick Brooks
2001
Giants
Michael Strahan
2000
Ravens
Ray Lewis
1999
Bucs
Warren Sapp
1998
Packers
Reggie White
1997
49ers
Dana Stubblefield
1996
Bills
Bruce Smith
1995
Bills
Bryce Paup
1994
49ers
Deion Sanders
1993
Steelers
Rod Woodson
1992
Seahawks
Cortez Kennedy
1991
Saints
Pat Swilling
1990
Bills
Bruce Smith
1989
Vikings
Keith Millard
1988
Bears
Mike Singletary
1987
Eagles
Reggie White
Year
Team
Player
1986
Giants
Lawrence Taylor
1985
Bears
Mike Singletary
1984
Seahawks
Kenny Easley
1983
Dolphins
Doug Betters
1982
Giants
Lawrence Taylor
1981
Giants
Lawrence Taylor
1980
Raiders
Lester Hayes
1979
Bucs
Lee Roy Selmon
1978
Broncos
Randy Gradishar
1977
Cowboys
Harvey Martin
1976
Steelers
Jack Lambert
1975
Steelers
Mel Blount
1974
Steelers
Joe Greene
1973
Dolphins
Dick Anderson
1972
Steelers
Joe Greene
1971
Vikings
Alan Page
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level 16
Feb 6, 2013
great quiz! give them defensive guys a little love once in a while eh!
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level 54
Jan 20, 2019
Eli Manning 2018 Defensive Player of the Year. You heard it here first.
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Feb 3, 2019
Dang, it didn't happen. Maybe next year!
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level 54
Feb 14, 2019
Peterman didn’t work