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Jerry Rice Award
Awarded forMost outstanding freshman player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision
Presented byThe Sports Network
CountryUnited States
First awarded2011
Currently held byJohn Robertson, Villanova

The Jerry Rice Award is awarded annually in the USA to the most outstanding freshman player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision (formerly Division I-AA) of college football as chosen by a nationwide panel of media and college sports information directors.[1]

The trophy is named in honor of Jerry Rice the National Football League (NFL) hall of fame wide receiver, who starred at Mississippi Valley State University.

Winners

Year Player School Position
2011 Terrance West Towson Running back
2012 Robertson, JohnJohn Robertson Villanova Quarterback

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