STATS FCS Freshman Player of the Year Award
Awarded for"Most outstanding freshman player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision" Subdivision
CountryUnited States
Presented bySTATS LLC
First award2015
Final award2015
Most recentCase Cookus, Northern Arizona
WebsiteSTATS FCS Awards

The STATS FCS Freshman Player of the Year award has been awarded annually by STATS LLC since 2015 to the most outstanding freshman collegiate football player in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision. The winner is selected by a national panel of sports information and media relations directors, broadcasters, writers and other dignitaries.[1]


Season Player Position School Ref
2015 Case Cookus QB Northern Arizona [2]

Winners by school

School Winners
Northern Arizona 1


  1. ^ "STATS FCS Awards". ESPN. Retrieved 2016-06-15.
  2. ^ "Cookus Receives FCS STATS National Freshman of the Year Honors". NAU Athletics. Retrieved 2016-06-15.