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Everson Griffen Has Been The Defensive Player of the Year So Far

The last four years have been kind to Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen.

Drafted in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft, Griffen only started one game in his first four seasons, This changed in 2014 once Griffen signed a five-year contract worth $42.5M as a crucial part of the revamped Mike Zimmer-led defense. 994 more words


NBA Awards Show Results

Last night was the annual NBA awards show.  Below are the winners of each award.


Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City Thunder

Most Improved

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks… 59 more words


Question of the Week: Who is the 2016-'17 Defensive Player of the Year?

As we approach the unveiling of the NBA Awards recipients of the 2016-’17 season, we take a look at one of the more important awards of the year; the Defensive Player award. 901 more words

DPOY: Ranking the Finalists

Last Friday, the NBA released the finalists for the league’s annual awards.

Regarding Defensive Player of the Year, I ranked the finalists below, and made their case for honors: 376 more words


Draymond Green is the Defensive Player of the year and it's not close.

The Golden State Warriors are one of the best defensive teams and despite losing Kevin Durant to the MCL sprain heard around the world, they remain one of the best defensive teams in the league thanks to their defensive player of the year candidate, Draymond Green. 921 more words


Defensive Player of the Year

For Defensive player of the year I’m picking junior Linebacker from the University of Texas Malik Jefferson. He had a off year last season due to injury but i think this year will be an explosive comeback of a season. 33 more words