With Cushman & Wakefield brokers quarterbacking each transaction, deals for Nike and the National Football League won the city’s top retail brokerage prizes for 2016.

The Real Estate Board of New York’s retail awards were handed out on Tuesday evening to Joanne Podell of Cushman & Wakefield for the Nike transaction at 650 Fifth Ave., and to Kenji R. Ota, also of Cushman & Wakefield, for the NFL deal at the upcoming 20 Times Square.

Thirteen entrants were vying for the two awards.

Podell took home the key…