The NFL Honors were handed out tonight, and the best of the best from this past year of football were handed awards for their work. All the big name awards were handed out on Saturday night as a new crop of award winners were named and added to the history books in the NFL.
From Comeback Player of the Year to the best rookies all the way up to the NFL MVP, the best players and coaches in football were showered with praise on Saturday night in New York.
In case you missed the show, here’s a complete list of winners from the NFL Honors this year:
Offensive Rookie of the Year: Eddie Lacy, RB, Green Bay Packers
Defensive Rookie of the Year: Sheldon Richardson, DE, New York Jets
Salute to Service Award, presented by USAA: John Harbaugh, head coach, Baltimore Ravens
Fantasy Player of the Year: Jamaal Charles, RB, Kansas City Chiefs
Greatness on the Road: Nick Foles, QB, Philadelphia Eagles
Comeback Player of the Year: Philip Rivers, QB, San Diego Chargers
Coach of the Year: Ron Rivera, head coach, Carolina Panthers
Don Shula High School Coach of the Year: Mike Grant, Eden Prairie (Minn.) H.S.
Defensive Player of the Year: Luke Kuechly, LB, Carolina Panthers
Offensive Player of the Year: Peyton Manning, QB, Denver Broncos
Pepsi Next Rookie of the Year: Keenan Allen, WR, San Diego Chargers
GMC Never Say Never Play of the Year: Aaron Rodgers, QB, Green Bay Packers
Deacon Jones Player of the Year: Robert Mathis, DE, Indianapolis Colts
Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year: Charles Tillman, CB, Chicago Bears
Bridgestone Performance Play of the Year: Calvin Johnson, WR, Detroit Lions
FedEx Air and Ground Players of the Year: Peyton Manning, QB, Denver Broncos & LeSean McCoy, RB, Philadelphia Eagles
NFL Most Valuable Player: Peyton Manning, QB, Denver Broncos