College Football Awards: Johnny Unitas Award Winners


Below is a list of past winners of the Johnny Unitas award, which is given to the nation's top senior quarterback in college football.

YearPlayer, School
2014Marcus Mariota, Oregon
2013AJ McCarron, Alabama
2012Collin Klein, Kansas State
2011Andrew Luck, Stanford
2010Scott Tolzien, Wisconsin
2009Colt McCoy, Texas
2008Graham Harrell, Texas Tech
2007Matt Ryan, Boston College
2006Brady Quinn, Notre Dame
2005Matt Leinart, USC
2004Jason White, Oklahoma
2003Eli Manning, Mississippi
2002Carson Palmer, USC
2001David Carr, Fresno State
2000Chris Weinke, Florida State
1999Chris Redman, Louisville
1998Cade McNown, UCLA
1997Peyton Manning, Tennessee
1996Danny Wuerffel, Florida
1995Tommie Frazier, Nebraska
1994Jay Barker, Alabama
1993Charlie Ward, Florida State
1992Gino Torretta, Miami (FL)
1991Casey Weldon, Florida State
1990Craig Erickson, Miami (FL)
1989Tony Rice, Notre Dame
1988Rodney Peete, USC
1987Don McPherson, Syracuse