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Baker Mayfield wins Walter Camp Football Player of the Year Award

08 December 2017

The senior quarterback took home some major hardware during college football's annual award night as he was named the Davey O'Brien Award victor, Maxwell Offensive Player of the Year and Walter Camp Player of the Year.

Mayfield beat out fellow seniors J.T. Barrett of Ohio State and Mason Rudolph of Oklahoma State for the honor.

Mayfield is the third Oklahoma quarterback to claim the Davey O'Brien Award.

Mayfield has thrown for 4,340 yards and 41 touchdowns with five interceptions.

The Bednarik Award, which is given to the best defensive player in college football, was won by Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick. He beat out Texas' DeShon Elliott and Iowa's Josh Jackson.

Below is the list of award winners announced during Thursday's ceremony.

Scott Frost, who will helm the Nebraska Cornhuskers next season, was named the Home Depot Coach of the Year after leading UCF to a 12-0 record and the American Athletic title.

Love would win the Doak Walker, which is given to the nation's top running back, beating out Barkley and Wisconsin's Jonathan Taylor. NC State defensive end Bradley Chubb won the Bronko Nagurski Award for top defensive player, an award voted on by the Football Writers Association of America. Oklahoma State wide receiver James Washington won the Biletnikoff Award, which is given to the best wide receiver. Memphis' Tom Hornsey won the award in 2013, with Utah's Tom Hackett (2014 and 2015) and Mitch Wishnowski (2016) following.

Baker Mayfield wins Walter Camp Football Player of the Year Award