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NFL Executive of the Year - List of Winners By Year


List of winners of the George Young NFL Executive of the Year Award by the Sporting News. Currently the award is voted on by NFL general managers and other team executives. Ted Thompson general manager for the Green Bay Packers has been named the most recent winner of the award for 2007. Former general manager Ron Wolf won the award in 1992 and is the only other Packer to win the award. Former NY Giants GM for whom the award is named was named NFL Executive of the Year 4 times 1986, 1990, 1993, and 1997.

1955 Dan Reeves, Los Angeles Rams
1956 George Halas, Chicago Bears
1972 Dan Rooney, Pittsburgh
1973 Jim Finks, Minnesota
1974 Art Rooney, Pittsburgh
1975 Joe Thomas, Baltimore Colts
1976 Al Davis, Oakland
1977 Tex Schramm, Dallas
1978 John Thompson, Seattle
1979 John Sanders, San Diego
1980 Eddie LeBaron, Atlanta
1981 Paul Brown, Cincinnati
1982 Bobby Beathard, Washington
1983 Bobby Beathard, Washington
1984 George Young, New York Giants
1985 Mike McCaskey, Chicago Bears
1986 George Young, New York Giants
1987 Jim Finks, New Orleans
1988 Bill Polian, Buffalo
1989 John McVay, San Francisco
1990 George Young, New York Giants
1991 Bill Polian, Buffalo
1992 Ron Wolf, Green Bay
1993 George Young, New York Giants
1994 Carmen Policy, San Francisco
1995 Bill Polian, Carolina
1996 Bill Polian, Carolina
1997 George Young, New York Giants
1998 Jeff Diamond, Minnesota
1999 Bill Polian, Indianapolis
2000 Randy Mueller, New Orleans
2001 Dan Rooney, Pittsburgh
2002 Bruce Allen, Oakland
2003 Scott Pioli, New England
2004 Scott Pioli, New England
2005 Art Rooney II, Pittsburgh
2006 Mickey Loomis, New Orleans
2007 Ted Thompson, Green Bay

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