Jerry Rice Award
|Jerry Rice Award|
|Given for||Most outstanding freshman player in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS)|
|Presented by||STATS LLC|
|Most recent||Bryson Armstrong, Kennesaw State|
The Jerry Rice Award is awarded annually in the United States to the most outstanding freshman player in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) of college football as chosen by a nationwide panel of media and college sports information directors.
|2011||Terrance West||Towson||Running back|
|2013||Cooper Kupp||Eastern Washington||Wide receiver|
|2014||Chase Edmonds||Fordham||Running back|
|2015||Case Cookus||Northern Arizona||Quarterback|
|2016||A. J. Hines||Duquesne||Running back|
|2017||Bryson Armstrong||Kennesaw State||Linebacker|
- Craig Haley. "Jerry Rice Award to honor FCS Freshman of the Year". The Sports Network. Retrieved 2011-08-18.
- Jerry Rice Award - Past winners from The Sports Network