The All-American Bowl Selection Committee announced the finalists for the Defensive Player of the Year Award, given annually to the top defensive player in the country.
Past winners of the award include Jaelan Phillips, Micah Parsons, and Bryan Bresee.
This year’s finalists are:
|Zeke Berry||DB||De La Salle High School||Concord||CA|
|Cyrus Moss||LB||Bishop Gorman High School||Las Vegas||NV|
|Xavier Nwankpa||DB||Southeast Polk High School||Pleasant Hill||IA|
|Toriano Pride Jr.||DB||East St. Louis Senior High School||East St. Louis||IL|
|Mykel Williams||DL||Hardaway High School||Hardaway||GA|
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