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The Lou Groza Award is presented annually to the nation's top college football placekicker by the Palm Beach Sports Commission. The award is named after Lou Groza. Jump to: navigation, search A college football game between Colorado State University and the Air Force Academy. ... Louis Roy Groza (born January 25, 1924 - died November 29, 2000) was born in Martins Ferry, Ohio. ...

  • 1992 - Joe Allison, Memphis
  • 1993 - Judd Davis, Florida
  • 1994 - Steve McLaughlin, Arizona
  • 1995 - Michael Reeder, TCU
  • 1996 - Marc Primanti, North Carolina State
  • 1997 - Martin Gramatica, Kansas State
  • 1998 - Sebastian Janikowski, Florida State
  • 1999 - Sebastian Janikowski, Florida State
  • 2000 - Jonathan Ruffin, Cincinnati
  • 2001 - Seth Marler, Tulane
  • 2002 - Nate Kaeding, Iowa
  • 2003 - Jonathan Nichols, Mississippi
  • 2004 - Mike Nugent, Ohio State


Martín Gramatica (born November 27, 1975 in Buenos Aires, Argentina) was an American football kicker in the NFL. He went to LaBelle High School of LaBelle, Fla. ... Categories: Possible copyright violations ... Categories: Possible copyright violations ... Nate Kaeding is an American football placekicker who currently plays for the San Diego Chargers. ... Mike Nugent (born March 2, 1982 in Centerville, Ohio) is an American football kicker for the New York Jets of the NFL. He was selected with the 15th pick of the second round of the 2005 NFL Draft out of Ohio State University. ...

College football awards:
Best player awards:
Heisman Memorial Trophy
Maxwell Award | Walter Camp Award
Bronko Nagurski Trophy (Best Defenseman)
Chuck Bednarik Award (Best Defenseman)
Dave Rimington Trophy (Best C)
Davey O'Brien Award (Best QB)
Dick Butkus Award (Best LB)
Doak Walker Award (Best RB)
Fred Biletnikoff Award (Best WR)
Jim Thorpe Award (Best DB)
John Mackey Award (Best TE)
Johnny Unitas Award (Best Senior QB)
Lombardi Award (Best Lineman)
Lou Groza Award (Best PK)
Manning Award (Best QB)
Outland Trophy (Best IOL or DL)
Ray Guy Award (Best P)
Ted Hendricks Award (Best DE)
Coach of the Year | Spirit Award | NCFAA Contribution to College Football Award
Walter Payton Award (Best Div. I-AA Off.) | Buck Buchanan Award (Best Div. I-AA Def.)
Harlon Hill Trophy (Div. II) | Gagliardi Trophy (Div. III) | Melberger Award (Div. III)

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Lou Groza - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (395 words)
Groza also led the NFL in field goals in 1950, 1952-54, and 1957.
The "Lou Groza Rule" in the NFL prohibits use of artificial aids for kickers.
Lou used tape and later a special tee with a long tail to help him guide his foot to the sweet spot of the football when kicking.
College Football Awards (167 words)
The award is presented each December to the nation's top Division I college place-kicker as determined by a national voting panel comprised of all Division I head coaches, sports writers and sportscasters from across the country, conference officials, various NFL kickers, and all previous Groza Award finalists.
The award is named in honor of Lou Groza, who was a long-time star of the Cleveland Browns.
Groza, who was also a standout tackle before suffering a back injury, quickly earned the nickname of "The Toe" because of his kicking proficiency.
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