OU Football Tradition | National Award Winners
Updated January 22, 2014 

 Heisman Trophy
2008  Sam Bradford
Quarterback

2003  Jason White
Quarterback
1978  Billy Sims
Running Back
1969  Steve Owens
Running Back
1952  Billy Vessels
Running Back

 Walter Camp Trophy
2000  Josh Heupel
Quarterback
1978  Billy Sims
Running Back
1969  Steve Owens
Running Back
1956  Jerry Tubbs
Lineman

 Maxwell Award
2004  Jason White
Quarterback
1956  Tommy McDonald
Running Back

 Nagurski Award
2003  Derrick Strait
Defensive Back
2001  Roy Williams
Defensive Back
 Lombardi Award
2003  Tommie Harris
Defensive Line
1985  Tony Casillas
Defensive Line
1975  Lee Roy Selmon
Defensive Line

 Outland Trophy
2004  Jammal Brown
Offensive Line
1978  Greg Roberts
Offensive Line
1975  Lee Roy Selmon
Defensive Line
1953  J.D. Roberts
Lineman
1951  Jim Weatherall
Lineman

 Thorpe Award
2003  Derrick Strait
Defensive Back
2001  Roy Williams
Defensive Back
1987  Rickey Dixon
Defensive Back

 Bednarik Award
2003  Teddy Lehman
Linebacker
 Butkus Award
2003  Teddy Lehman
Linebacker
2001  Rocky Calmus
Linebacker
1986  Brian Bosworth
Linebacker
1985  Brian Bosworth
Linebacker

 O'Brien Award
2008  Sam Bradford
Quarterback
2004  Jason White
Quarterback
2003  Jason White
Quarterback
1978  Billy Sims
Running Back

 Unitas Award
2004  Jason White
Quarterback

 Mosi Tatupu Award
2000  J.T. Thatcher
Special Teams

 Wuerffel Trophy
2013  Gabe Ikard
Offensive Line

In addition to position awards and trophies, the following players were recognized by various national organizations for overall player of the year, player of the year at their position or class year.
 
Associated Press Player of the Year
2008 Sam Bradford
2003 Jason White
2000 Josh Heupel
 
The Sporting News Player of the Year
2003 Jason White
2000 Josh Heupel
1956 Tommy McDonald
 
Outstanding Lineman of the Year
1985 Tony Casillas
1967 Granville Liggins
1958 Bob Harrison
1956 Jerry Tubbs
1954 Max Boydston
1954 Kurt Burris
1953 J.D. Roberts
 
CBS Player of the Year
2000 Josh Heupel
 
CBS Offensive Player of the Year
2008 Sam Bradford
 
Sammy Baugh Award
2010 Landry Jones
2008 Sam Bradford
NCAA Top Six Award
1988 Anthony Phillips
1987 Keith Jackson
 
Chevrolet ABC Offensive Player of the Year
1971 Jack Mildren
 
Chevrolet ABC Defensive Player of the Year
2002 Teddy Lehman
1973 Lucious Selmon
 
New York Athletic Club Defensive Back of the Year
1977 Zac Henderson
 
Washington D.C. Player of the Year
1974 Joe Washington
1972 Greg Pruitt
 
Helms & Citizens Foundation Player of the Year
1978 Billy Sims
1969 Steve Owens
1954 Kurt Burris
 
Football News Freshman of the Year
1982 Marcus Dupree

Additional college football awards and trophies for individual players:
Dave Rimington Trophy (C)
Doak Walker Award (RB)
Fred Biletnikoff Award (WR)
John Mackey Award (TE)
Lou Groza Award (PK)
Ray Guy Award (P)
Ted Hendricks Award (DE)
 
 
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