Little Animal Bags the Nagurski

By Jason Priestas on December 5, 2006 at 12:04 am
James Laurinaitis

Buckeye linebacker James "Little Animal" Laurinaitis won the Bronko Nagurski Award Monday night. The award is presented by the Charlotte Touchdown Club to the nation's top defensive player. Laurinaitis, the first sophomore to win the award, lead the Buckeyes with 100 tackles while chipping in with five interceptions and four sacks.