Also new for 2017 each of the 32 Walter Payton NF

first_imgAlso new for 2017: each of the 32 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominees will wear a helmet decal this week recognizing his selection for the prestigious honor.Here’s the helmet of Cardinals deserving #WPMOY Patrick Peterson. pic.twitter.com/jJ6rqHDSBD— Mark Dalton (@CardsMarkD) December 8, 2017 Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling Top Stories New tradition starting this week: active players who have won Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year will wear special jersey patch for rest of career.Here is the one @LarryFitzgerald will wear. Other active past winners: Drew Brees, Thomas Davis, Jason Witten & Eli Manning#WPMOY pic.twitter.com/PiWPtWiYXC— Mark Dalton (@CardsMarkD) December 8, 2017The other active winners are Eli Manning (’16), Thomas Davis (’12), Jason Witten (’12) and Drew Brees (’06). Manning and Fitzgerald were co-winners last season. Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is among a handful of active NFL players who have won the league’s Walter Payton Man of the Year award, which recognizes excellence both on and off the field.And now, Fitzgerald will wear that award as a badge of honor — literally — as players who have won the prestigious award will have a patch on their jerseys for the remainder of their careers. Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retirescenter_img The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo 3 Comments   Share   As Cardinals senior vice president of media relations Mark Dalton points out, this year’s nominees from each of the 32 NFL teams will also get a special Walter Payton sticker for their helmets. This year’s Cardinals nominee, Patrick Peterson, has the sticker shown below: Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impactlast_img