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*1974 - [[Muhammad Ali]]
 
*1974 - [[Muhammad Ali]]
 
*1975 - [[Muhammad Ali]] and [[Joe Frazier]]
 
*1975 - [[Muhammad Ali]] and [[Joe Frazier]]
*1976 - [[Howard Davis, Jr.]], [[Leo Randolph]], [[Sugar Ray Leonard]], [[Leon Spinks]] and [[Michael Spinks]] (Olympic Gold Medal winners)
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*1976 - [[Howard Davis Jr.]], [[Leo Randolph]], [[Sugar Ray Leonard]], [[Leon Spinks]] and [[Michael Spinks]] (Olympic Gold Medal winners)
 
*1977 - [[Ken Norton]]
 
*1977 - [[Ken Norton]]
 
*1978 - [[Larry Holmes]]
 
*1978 - [[Larry Holmes]]

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The BWAA Fighter of the Year receives the Edward J. Neil Trophy. The trophy is named for Edward J. Neil, an Associated Press sportswriter and war correspondent, who died of shrapnel wounds in 1938 while covering the Spanish Civil War.

Also see: Boxing Writers Association of America