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Five Alabama players on Sporting News All-American team

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Running back T.J. Yeldon was one of five Alabama players named to The Sporting News' All-American Team. (abc3340.com) Running back T.J. Yeldon was one of five Alabama players named to The Sporting News' All-American Team. (abc3340.com)

Five Alabama players earned spots on The Sporting News pre-season All-American team.

The number is more than any other program in college football.

Running back T.J. Yeldon, receiver Amari Cooper, guard Anthony Steen, linebacker C.J. Mosley and safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix are on TSN's list.

The All-American team features 13 SEC players, including Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel and South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney.

 

TSN All-American Team

OFFENSE:

QB Johnny Manziel - Texas A&M

RB T.J. Yeldon - Alabama

RB Toddy Gurley - Georgia

WR Marqise Lee - USC

WR Amari Cooper - Alabama

TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins - Washington

OL David Yankey - Stanford

OL Taylor Lewan - Michigan

OL Cyril Richardson - Baylor

OL Jake Matthews - Texas A&M

OL Anthony Steen - Alabama

K Chandler Catanzaro - Clemson

KR Dri Archer - Kent State

AP De'Anthony Thomas - Oregon

DEFENSE:

DT Will Sutton - Arizona State

DT Anthony Johnson - LSU

DE Jadeveon Clowney - South Carolina

DE Stephon Tuitt - Notre Dame

LB C.J. Mosley - Alabama

LB Anthony Barr - UCLA

LB Kyle Van Noy - BYU

CB Bradley Roby - Ohio State

CB Louchiez Purifoy - Florida

S Ed Reynolds - Stanford

S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix - Alabama

P Kyle Christy - Florida

PR Marcus Murphy - Missouri

 

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