ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Denver Broncos defensive tackle Terrance Knighton on Friday will be presented with the eighth-annual Darrent Williams Good Guy Award, as selected by the team's local media.
The award was created in memory of former Broncos cornerback Darrent Williams, who passed away on Jan. 1, 2007, after completing his second season with the team. The award is given annually to the Bronco who best exemplifies Williams' enthusiasm, cooperation and honesty while dealing with members of the press.
Jeff Legwold of ESPN.com* *will present the award to Knighton on Friday on behalf of the Denver chapter of the Pro Football Writers of America.
Previous winners of the Darrent Williams Good Guy Award were Chris Harris Jr. (2013), Wesley Woodyard (2012), Champ Bailey (2011), Mario Haggan (2010), Elvis Dumervil (2009), Ebenezer Ekuban (2008) and John Lynch (2007).