NFL's Thanksgiving Galloping Gobbler Award

Sports Football

Awarded to the MVP(s) of the Thanksgiving game televised on CBS and later on Fox. Created by Sportscaster John Madden in 1989. Originally known as the 'Turkey Leg Award' until 2001. This game features an NFC team vs. either the Dallas Cowboys or Detroit Lions. Dallas Cowboys represents their offense line (1992) Missing: * Brett Perriman (1995) * Luther Ellis (1997) * Germane Crowell (1999) * Dre Bly (2003) * Julius Jones (2004) * LeSean McCoy (2014)

This Category is Ranked. Sort by Ranking Based on Votes by clicking on Vote Ranking. Sort by the Collection's Ranking by clicking on List Ranking.

Vote RankingList Ranking  

33

1989

Reggie White

Football Player

0% (0 of 12 votes)

6

1990

Troy Aikman

Football Player

56.51% (295 of 522 votes)

35

1990

Emmitt Smith

Football Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

23

1991

Barry Sanders

Football Player

17.65% (3 of 17 votes)

7

1992

Dallas Cowboys

Sports Team

56.38% (53 of 94 votes)

36

1992

Emmitt Smith

Football Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

20

1993

Richard Dent

Football Player

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

1

1994

Jason Garrett

Football Player

85.71% (6 of 7 votes)

8

1994

Brett Favre

Football Player

56.25% (99 of 176 votes)

28

1994

Sterling Sharpe

Football Player

0% (0 of 5 votes)

37

1994

Emmitt Smith

Football Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

31

1995

Johnnie Morton

Football Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

32

1995

Herman Moore

Football Player

0% (0 of 6 votes)

38

1996

Emmitt Smith

Football Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

16

1998

Randy Moss

Football Player

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

14

1999

Gus Frerotte

Football Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

27

1999

Johnnie Morton

Football Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

2

2000

Robert Smith (NFL)

Football Player

71.43% (5 of 7 votes)

17

2000

Randy Moss

Football Player

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

29

2000

Daunte Culpepper

Football Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

9

2001

Brett Favre

Football Player

56.25% (99 of 176 votes)

34

2001

Ahman Green

Football Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

39

2002

Emmitt Smith

Football Player

0% (0 of 1 votes)

5

2005

Michael Vick

Football Player

57.01% (126 of 221 votes)

11

2006

Tony Romo

Football Player

55.61% (753 of 1354 votes)

10

2007

Brett Favre

Football Player

56.25% (99 of 176 votes)

18

2008

DeMarcus Ware

Football Player

37.50% (3 of 8 votes)

30

2009

Donald Driver

Football Player

0% (0 of 11 votes)

3

2010

Drew Brees

Football Player

65.25% (92 of 141 votes)

13

2011

Aaron Rodgers

Football Player

52.72% (970 of 1840 votes)

24

2012

Robert Griffin III

Football Player

12.50% (5 of 40 votes)

12

2013

Reggie Bush

Football Player

54.90% (56 of 102 votes)

21

2015

Matthew Stafford

Football Player

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

19

2016

Ezekiel Elliott

Football Player

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

22

2016

Dak Prescott

Football Player

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

26

2017

Case Keenum

Football Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

4

2018

Amari Cooper

Football Player

62.50% (5 of 8 votes)

15

2019

Mitchell Trubisky

Football Player

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

25

2020

Alex Smith (NFL)

Football Player

5.13% (2 of 39 votes)