Bengals QB Joe Burrow Wins December 2021 Hickok Belt(R) Award
Remarkable passing performance - Career high of 525 passing yards - Named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week
Other finalists for the month of December in order of how the NSMA ranked them included: Cooper Kupp (football), Kevin Durant (basketball)
His selection as the Hickok Belt(R) Award winner for the month of December 2021 recognizes Joe Burrow as the "best of the best" in professional sports for the month and makes him the twelfth candidate to receive the Hickok Belt(R) Award in 2021, joining Jorge Soler, Eddie Rosario, Emma Raducanu, Athing Mu, Caleb Dressel, Shohei Ohtani, Phil Mickelson, Hideki Matsuyama, Luke Doncic, Naomi Osaka and Patrick Mahomes. Winners as selected by the NSMA are announced each month. The "overall" yearly winner of the Hickok Belt(R) Award for 2021 will be announced in the coming weeks.
The Hickok Belt(R) Award was originally presented annually from 1950-1976. Past recipients include a list of the 20th century's elite athletes including the likes of Muhammad Ali, Arnold Palmer, Mickey Mantle, Willie Mays, Jim Brown and others who defined their sports. To learn more about the rich history of the Hickok Belt(R) Award and keep up with all the news surrounding the award in 2022, please visit hickokbelt.com.
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