Chase Young Ohio State Buckeyes Defensive End

Chase Young Wins 2019 Nagurski Trophy As Nation’s Top Defensive Player

Ohio State junior defensive end Chase Young has won the 2019 Bronco Nagurski Trophy as the nation’s top defensive player. Young was one of five finalists for the award and was selected by Football Writers Association of America over Auburn defensive tackle Derrick Brown, Minnesota safety Antoine Winfield, Jr., Georgia safety JR Reed, and Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons.