National

Players

  • Maxwell Award
Anthony Thompson - 1989
  • Walter Camp Award
Anthony Thompson - 1989

Coach

  • Paul "Bear" Bryant Award
John Point - 1967

Big Ten Conference

Players

  • Chicago Tribune Silver Football
Chuck Bennett - 1928
Vern Huffman - 1936
Corbett Davis - 1937
Tim Clifford - 1979
Anthony Thompson - 1988, 1989
Antwaan Randle El - 2001
  • Player of the Year
Anthony Thompson - 1988, 1989
  • Offensive Player of the Year
Antwaan Randle El - 2001
  • Freshman of the Year
Antwaan Randle El - 1998

Coach

  • Dave McClain Coach of the Year
Bill Mallory - 1986, 1987

Hall of Fame

College

  • Zora Clevinger
  • Bill Ingram
  • Pete Pihos
  • George Taliaferro
  • John Tavener
  • Anthony Thompson

Professional

  • Pete Pihos

Retired numbers

No. 32 Anthony Thompson RB 1986-89