Ohio State’s Chase Young Wins Nagurski Award
Ohio State Buckeyes defensive end Chase Young won the Bronko Nagurski Award given to the nation's top college defensive player. Young was the nation's most dominant player on defense this season. He recorded 16 1/2 sacks and forced six fumbles in just 10 games for the undefeated Buckeyes. His best game came against then-No. 13 Wisconsin when he had four sacks and two forced fumbles in a 38-7 Ohio State victory. The 6-foot-6, 265-pound Young joins a list of former Nagurski Award winners that includes Aaron Donald, Warren Sapp, Luke Kuechly, Terrell Suggs and Champ Bailey.