6 WINNERS CURRENTLY IN NWSL
Among the honorees who could represent the U.S. at next year's Women's World Cup are Mallory Pugh and Morgan Brian.
8 WINNERS CURRENTLY IN MLB
Active Player of the Year honorees have won a combined five Cy Young Awards, including three by Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw.
3 WINNERS CURRENTLY IN NFL
Quarterback Matt Barkley, the 2007--08 Football Player of the Year, went on to become a four-year starter at USC.
12 WINNERS CURRENTLY IN NBA
Sixers guard Ben Simmons became the fourth former POY to also win NBA Rookie of the Year in his debut season.
11 WINNERS CURRENTLY PLAYING PRO
NYC FC football ops director Claudio Reyna, the 1990--91 winner, traded for 2014--15 honoree Jack Harrison at the MLS SuperDraft.
9 WINNERS CURRENTLY IN WNBA
Three former winners now play for the Seattle Storm: Mercedes Russell, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Breanna Stewart.