December 12, 2016

The 2016 Associated Press All-America college football teams:

FIRST TEAM

OFFENSE

Quarterback - Lamar Jackson, sophomore, 6-foot-3, 205 pounds, Louisville

Running backs - D'Onta Foreman, junior, 6-2, 249, Texas; Dalvin Cook, junior, 5-11, 213, Florida State

Tackles - Cam Robinson, junior, 6-6, 310, Alabama; Ryan Ramczyk, junior, 6-6, 314, Wisconsin

Guards - Cody O'Connell, junior, 6-8, 354, Washington State; Dan Feeney, senior, 6-4, 305, Indiana.

Center - Pat Elflein, senior, 6-3, 300, Ohio State

Tight end - Evan Engram, senior, 6-3, 235, Mississippi

Wide receivers - Dede Westbrook, senior, 6-0, 176, Oklahoma; Corey Davis, senior, 6-3, 213, Western Michigan

All-purpose player - Curtis Samuel, junior, 5-11 197, Ohio State

Kicker - Zane Gonzalez, senior, 6-1, 195, Arizona State

DEFENSE

Ends - Myles Garrett, junior, 6-5, 270, Texas A&M; Derek Barnett, junior, 6-3, 265, Tennessee

Tackles - Jonathan Allen, junior, 6-3, 290, Alabama; Ed Oliver, freshman, 6-2, 290, Houston

Linebackers - Reuben Foster, senior, 6-1, 228, Alabama; Zach Cunningham, junior, 6-2, 230, Vanderbilt; Jabrill Peppers, junior, 6-1, 205, Michigan

Cornerbacks - Jourdan Lewis, senior, 5-11, 186, Michigan; Adoree' Jackson, junior, 5-11, 185, Southern California

Safeties - Malik Hooker, sophomore, 6-2, 205, Ohio State; Minkah Fitzpatrick, sophomore, 6-1, 200, Alabama

Punter - Mitch Wishnowsky, sophomore, 6-2, 220, Utah

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SECOND TEAM

OFFENSE

Quarterback - Deshaun Watson, junior, Clemson

Running backs - Donnel Pumphrey, senior, San Diego State; Christian McCaffrey, junior, Stanford

Tackles - Connor Williams, sophomore, Texas; Orlando Brown, sophomore, Oklahoma

Guards - Billy Price, junior, Ohio State; Will Hernandez, junior, UTEP

Center - Tyler Orlosky, senior, West Virginia

Tight end - Jake Butt, senior, Michigan

Wide receivers - Zay Jones, senior, East Carolina; John Ross, junior, Washington

All-purpose player - Quadree Henderson, sophomore, Pitt

Kicker - Daniel Carlson, junior, Auburn

DEFENSE

Ends - DeMarcus Walker, senior, Florida State; Harold Landry, junior, Boston College

Tackles - Carlos Watkins, senior, Clemson; Montravius Adams, senior, Auburn

Linebackers - Raekwon McMillan, junior, Ohio State; T.J. Watt, junior, Wisconsin; Tim Williams, senior, Alabama

Cornerbacks - Rasul Douglas, senior, West Virginia; Desmond King, senior, Iowa

Safeties - Budda Baker, junior, Washington; Jamal Adams, junior, LSU

Punter - Cameron Johnston, senior, Ohio State

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THIRD TEAM

OFFENSE

Quarterback - Baker Mayfield, junior, Oklahoma

Running backs - Saquon Barkley, sophomore, Penn State; Aaron Jones, junior, UTEP

Tackles - Mike McGlinchey, senior, Notre Dame; Forrest Lamp, senior, Western Kentucky

Guards - Nico Siragusa, senior, San Diego State; Quenton Nelson, junior, Notre Dame

Center - Ethan Pocic, senior, LSU

Tight end - O.J. Howard, senior, Alabama

Wide receivers - Amba Etta-Tawo, senior, Syracuse; Austin Carr, senior, Northwestern

All-purpose player - Christian Kirk, sophomore, Texas A&M

Kicker - Gary Wunderlich, junior, Mississippi

DEFENSE

Ends - Hunter Dimick, senior, Utah; Jordan Willis, senior, Kansas State

Tackles - Christian Wilkins, sophomore, Clemson; Solomon Thomas, junior, Stanford

Linebackers - Kendell Beckwith, senior, LSU; Jimmie Gilbert, senior, Colorado; Ben Boulware, senior, Clemson

Cornerbacks - Teez Tabor, junior, Florida; Cordrea Tankersley, senior, Clemson

Safeties - Nathan Gerry, senior, Nebraska; Weston Steelhammer, senior, Air Force

Punter - Michael Dickson, sophomore, Texas

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AP All-America team panel: Bob Asmussen, Champaign News-Gazette; Kirk Bohls, Austin American-Statesman; Chuck Carlton, Dallas Morning News; Robert Cessna, Bryan-College Station Eagle; Matt Charboneau, Detroit News; Scott Hamilton, Winston-Salem Journal; Eric Hansen, The South Bend Tribune; Brian Howell, Buffzone.com/Boulder (Colo.) Daily Camera; Bill Landis, Cleveland Plain Dealer; Rob Long, WJZ-FM The Fan (Baltimore); Tony Parks, KZNS-FM The Zone (Salt Lake City); Keith Sargeant, New Jersey Advance Media; Gary Smits, Florida Times-Union; Dana Sulonen, Opelika-Auburn News; Joe Walljasper, Columbia (Mo.) Tribune; Jon Wilner, San Jose (Calif.) Mercury News.

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