UPI NFC Player of the Year

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From 1970 to 1996, the United Press International awarded the NFC Player of the Year to players from the NFL's National Football Conference (NFC).

NFC Offensive Player of the Year[edit]

Season Player Team Position Player Team Position
1970 John Brodie San Francisco 49ers Quarterback
1971 Alan Page Minnesota Vikings Defensive Tackle
1972 Larry Brown Washington Redskins Running Back
1973 John Hadl Los Angeles Rams Quarterback
1974 Jim Hart St. Louis Cardinals Quarterback
1975 Off: Fran Tarkenton Minnesota Vikings Quarterback Def: Jack Youngblood Los Angeles Rams Defensive End
1976 Off: Chuck Foreman Minnesota Vikings Running Back Def: Wally Chambers Chicago Bears Defensive Tackle
1977 Off: Walter Payton Chicago Bears Running Back Def: Harvey Martin Dallas Cowboys Defensive Tackle
1978 Off: Archie Manning New Orleans Saints Quarterback Def: Randy White Dallas Cowboys Defensive Tackle
1979 Off: Ottis Anderson St. Louis Cardinals Running Back Def: Lee Roy Selmon Tampa Bay Buccaneers Defensive End
1980 Off: Ron Jaworski Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Def: Nolan Cromwell Los Angeles Rams Safety
1981 Off: Tony Dorsett Dallas Cowboys Running Back Def: Fred Dean San Francisco 49ers Defensive End
1982 Off: Mark Moseley Washington Redskins Kicker Def: No Award
1983 Off: Eric Dickerson Los Angeles Rams Running Back Def: Lawrence Taylor New York Giants Linebacker
1984 Off: Eric Dickerson Los Angeles Rams Running Back Def: Mike Singletary Chicago Bears Linebacker
1985 Off: Walter Payton Chicago Bears Running Back Def: Mike Singletary Chicago Bears Linebacker
1986 Off: Eric Dickerson Los Angeles Rams Running Back Def: Lawrence Taylor New York Giants Linebacker
1987 Off: Jerry Rice San Francisco 49ers Wide Receiver Def: Reggie White Philadelphia Eagles Defensive End
1988 Off: Roger Craig San Francisco 49ers Running Back Def: Mike Singletary Chicago Bears Linebacker
1989 Off: Joe Montana San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Def: Keith Millard Minnesota Vikings Defensive Tackle
1990 Off: Randall Cunningham Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Def: Charles Haley San Francisco 49ers Linebacker
1991 Off: Mark Rypien Washington Redskins Quarterback Def: Reggie White Philadelphia Eagles Defensive End
1992 Off: Steve Young San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Def: Chris Doleman Minnesota Vikings Defensive End
1993 Off: Emmitt Smith Dallas Cowboys Running Back Def: Eric Allen Philadelphia Eagles Cornerback
1994 Off: Steve Young San Francisco 49ers Quarterback Def: Charles Haley Dallas Cowboys Defensive End
1995 Off: Brett Favre Green Bay Packers Quarterback Def: Reggie White Green Bay Packers Defensive End
1996 Off: Brett Favre Green Bay Packers Quarterback Def: Kevin Greene Carolina Panthers Linebacker

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