SI.com's 2008 Midseason All-Americans
QB: Colt McCoy
He's completed 79.4 percent of his passes for 17 TDs and 3 INTs.
DL: Aaron Maybin
So., Penn State
He's racked up nine sacks and forced two fumbles against Wisconsin.
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RB: Donald Brown
The nation's leading rusher (177.8 ypg) has also scored 12 TDs.
DL: Terrence Cody
The monstrous juco transfer has proven almost unblockable by foes.
RB: Javon Ringer
Sr., Michigan State
The workhorse is averaging 35 carries per game and has 14 TDs.
DL: Sen'Derrick Marks
His disruptive presence up front keys Auburn's top 15 defense.
WR: Michael Crabtree
So., Texas Tech
He's caught at least one touchdown in every game (10 total).
DL: Brian Orakpo
His two sacks and forced fumble helped the 'Horns beat Oklahoma.
WR: Jarett Dillard
The NCAA's all-time touchdown leader has a national-best 11.
LB: Scott McKillop
The big-game standout had 12 tackles and two sacks in a win over USF.
TE: Chase Coffman
Chase Daniel's favorite target has 44 catches for 554 yards.
LB: Brandon Spikes
The Gators' leading tackler (46) notched two interceptions vs. LSU.
OL: Alex Fletcher
The four-year starting center keys the Pac-10's No. 2 rushing offense.
LB: Sean Weatherspoon
He ranks in the top 10 nationally in both tackles (65) and TFLs (10).
OL: Phil Loadholt
The 6-8 giant has helped keep Sam Bradford out of harm's way.
CB: Trimane Goddard
Sr., North Carolina
His eight tackles and two interceptions keyed UNC's win over Miami.
OL: A.Q. Shipley
Sr., Penn State
Shipley and his fellow line vets have keyed Penn State's 7-0 start.
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S: Eric Berry
The Vols' defensive cog is tied for the lead nationally with four picks.
OL: Andre Smith
The powerful tackle helps pave the way for 'Bama's rushing attack.
S: Kevin Ellison
He's emerged as the leading tackler (40) for USC's No. 4 defense.
OL: Jason Smith
The projected first-rounder has shined in Baylor's revamped offense.
CB: Alphonso Smith
Sr., Wake Forest
His 17th career interception sealed Wake's 12-7 win over Clemson.
K: Louie Sakoda
The Utes' most valuable weapon has made 15-of-17 FG tries.
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KR: Derrick Williams
Sr., Penn State
He's returned two kickoffs for touchdowns (plus one punt return TD).
P: Jacob Richardson
Sr., Miami (OH)
The former walk-on leads the nation with a 48.8-yard average.
PR: Brandon James
His two touchdown returns included a game-changer at Tennessee.
|QB||Sam Bradford, So., Oklahoma||DL||Paul Kruger, So., Utah|
|RB||Shonn Greene, Jr., Iowa||DL||Jake Paulson, Sr., Air Force|
|RB||Kendall Hunter, So., Oklahoma State||DL||Nick Reed, Sr., Oregon|
|WR||Austin Collie, Jr., BYU||DL||Vance Walker, Sr., Georgia Tech|
|WR||Erick Decker, Jr., Minnesota||LB||Brian Cushing, Sr., USC|
|TE||Dennis Pitta, Jr., BYU||LB||James Laurinaitis, Sr., Ohio State|
|OL||Robert Brewster, Sr., Ball State||LB||Michael Tauiliili, Sr., Duke|
|OL||Brian Bulaga, So., Iowa||CB||Malcolm Jenkins, Sr., Ohio State|
|OL||Herman Johnson, Sr., LSU||S||Louis Delmas, Sr., Western Michigan|
|OL||Jonathan Luigs, Sr., Arkansas||S||Otis Wiley, Sr., Michigan State|
|OL||Michael Oher, Sr., Ole Miss||CB||Syd'Quan Thompson, Jr., Cal|
|K||Sam Swank, Sr., Wake Forest||KR||Joe Burnett, Sr., UCF|
|P||Kevin Huber, Sr., Cincinnati||PR||Dez Bryant, So., Oklahoma State|