With the first preseason game in the books, and with the regular season only about 4 weeks away, it is time to go on the record with your picks. Special note: the recent history of this award tilts towards linebackers.
The option order is posted in the order of when the defender was drafted in the first round. Prince is not listed since he is out for the year.
I am going to stick with my guns and say that JJ Watt is the winner. Should be a good contest between Miller, Dareus, Peterson and Watt for the award.
Let the debate begin.