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Polamalu Edges Matthews for Award – SportsUntapped.com
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Added February 1st, 2011 by Steve

Polamalu Edges Matthews for Award
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Pittsburgh Steelers defensive stud Troy Polamalu edged out Packers star Clay Matthew for the National Football League defensive player of the year. Polamalu received 17 first place votes and out gained Matthews by 2.

Polamalu missed two games this season, and split those two decisions. The Steelers stud intercepted 7 passes and made 63 tackles on the season. In the game against the Ravens to push Pittsburgh to the AFC finals, Polamalu forced a huge fumble late in the game.

Matthews, the Packers top defensive player recorded 60 tackles and 13.5 sacks.

Pittsburgh linebackers James Harrison finished third place in voting, while Julius Peppers and Brian Urlacher rounded out the top five.

 
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