COLLEGE FOOTBALL AWARDS

Bill Willis Trophy

Named for Bill Willis, this award is given 
to the top collegiate defensive lineman
as selected by the Touchdown Club of Columbus

Year

2018 - Quinnen Williams, Alabama
2017 - Christian Wilkins, Clemson
2016 - Ed Oliver, Houston
2015 - Myles Garrett, Texas A&M
2014 - Joey Bosa, Ohio State
2013 - Aaron Donald, Pittsburgh
2012 - John Simon, Ohio State
2011 - Whitney Mercilus, Illinois
2010 - Ryan Kerrigan, Purdue
2009 - Ndamukong Suh, Nebraska
2008 - Brian Orakpo, Texas
2007 - George Selvie, South Florida
2006 - Quinn Pitcock, Ohio State
2005 - Elvis Dumervil, Louisville
2004 - Erasmus James, Wisconsin
2003 - Tommie Harris, Oklahoma
2002 - Terrell Suggs, Arizona State
2001 - Julius Peppers, North Carolina
2000 - Jamal Reynolds, Florida State
1999 - Corey Moore, Virginia Tech
1998 - Tom Burke, Wisconsin
1997 - Andre Wadsworth, Florida State
1996 - Grant Wistrom, Nebraska
1995 - Tedy Bruschi, Arizona
1994 - Warren Sapp, Miami
1993 - Dan Wilkinson, Ohio State
1992 - Micheal Barrow, Miami
1991 - Steve Emtman, Washington


College Football
  Ryan Watts commits to Oklahoma
  Akinola Ogunbiyi commits to Georgia
  Jalen Harrell commits to Florida State
  Jermaine Burton commits to LSU
  Kris Hutson commits to Oregon
  Brian Branch commits to Alabama
  Josh White commits to LSU
  Jaden Navarette commits to Oregon
  Jordan Botelho commits to Notre Dame
  Darius Snow commits to Michigan State
  Jalen Kimber commits to Georgia
  Mike Wyman commits to South Carolina
  Bud Clark commits to Virginia
  Dontae Manning commits to Oklahoma
  Ty'Kieast Crawford commits to Arkansas
  Cole Brevard commits to Penn State
  Turner Corcoran commits to Nebraska
  Lejond Cavazos commits to Ohio State
  Purdue signs Brohm to seven-year extension
  Lorando Johnson commits to LSU
  Fred Davis II commits to Clemson
  Lamar Goods commits to Kentucky
  Jadon Thompson commits to Illinois
  Avery Helm commits to Florida
  Reggie Love commits to Illinois