AWARDS AS COMPILED BY OUR COLLEGE FOOTBALL EXPERTS, THESE ARE THE PRESEASON FAVORITES FOR THE MOST PRESTIGIOUS INDIVIDUAL AWARDS

August 04, 1995

HEISMAN
MAXWELL

OUTSTANDING PLAYER

STEPHEN DAVIS
RUNNING BACK
AUBURN, SENIOR
1994
221 carries, 1,263 yds, 5.7 avg, 13 TDs
CAREER
308 carries, 1,743 yds, 5.7 avg, 16 TDs

LAWRENCE PHILLIPS
RUNNING BACK
NEBRASKA, JUNIOR
1994
286 carries, 1,722 yds, 6.0 avg, 16 TDs
CAREER
378 carries, 2,230 yds, 5.9 avg, 21 TDs

RON POWLUS
QUARTERBACK
NOTRE DAME, JUNIOR
1994
119 comp, 222 att, 1,729 yds, 19 TDs, 9 int

TOMMIE FRAZIER
QUARTERBACK
NEBRASKA, SENIOR
1994
19 comp, 44 att, 273 yds, 4 TDs, 2 int
CAREER
140 comp, 306 att, 2,159 yds, 26 TDs, 7 int

DANNY WUERFFEL
QUARTERBACK
FLORIDA, SENIOR
1994
132 comp, 212 att, 1,724 yds, 18 TDs, 9 int
CAREER
291 comp, 485 att, 3,954 yds, 40 TDs, 19 int

LEELAND MCELROY
RUNNING BACK
TEXAS A&M, JUNIOR
1994
130 carries, 707 yds, 5.4 avg, 9 TDs
CAREER
202 carries, 1,320 yds, 6.5 avg, 16 TDs

WARRICK DUNN
RUNNING BACK
FLORIDA STATE, JUNIOR
1994
152 carries, 1,026 yds, 6.8 avg, 8 TDs
CAREER
220 carries, 1,537 yds, 7.0 avg, 12 TDs

TIM BIAKABUTUKA
RUNNING BACK
MICHIGAN, JUNIOR
1994
117 carries, 713 yds, 6.1 avg, 7 TDs
CAREER
155 carries, 900 yds, 5.8 avg, 12 TDs

SIMEON RICE
LINEBACKER
ILLINOIS, SENIOR
1994
58 tackles, 0 int, 4 fumbles caused, 1 fumble recovered, 16 sacks
CAREER
141 tackles, 0 int, 9 fumbles caused, 5 fumbles recovered, 33
sacks

PEYTON MANNING
QUARTERBACK
TENNESSEE, SOPHOMORE
1994
89 comp, 144 att, 1,141 yds, 11 TDs, 6 int

DAVEY O'BRIEN

BEST QUARTERBACK

RON POWLUS
NOTRE DAME, JUNIOR

TOMMIE FRAZIER
NEBRASKA, SENIOR

DANNY WUERFFEL
FLORIDA, SENIOR

PEYTON MANNING
TENNESSEE, SOPHOMORE

DANNY KANELL
Florida State, senior
1994
227 comp, 380 att, 2,781 yds, 17 TDs, 13 int
CAREER
269 comp, 449 att, 3,415 yds, 25 TDs, 13 int

OTHERS

TONY BANKS
MICHIGAN STATE, SENIOR
1994
145 comp, 238 att, 2,040 yds, 11 TDs, 6 int
(first season after transferring to MSU from Mesa [Ariz.] Junior
College)

DARRELL BEVELL
WISCONSIN, SENIOR
1994
139 comp, 231 att, 1,544 yds, 17 TDs, 10 int
CAREER
451 comp, 752 att, 5,413 yds, 44 TDs, 28 int

MAX KNAKE
TCU, SENIOR
1994
184 comp, 316 att, 2,624 yds, 24 TDs, 7 int
CAREER
423 comp, 746 att, 5,133 yds, 39 TDs, 24 int

PATRICK NIX
AUBURN, SENIOR
1994
169 comp, 299 att, 2,206 yds, 13 TDs, 7 int
CAREER
185 comp, 325 att, 2,383 yds, 16 TDs, 7 int

STEVE TANEYHILL
SOUTH CAROLINA, SENIOR
1994
231 comp, 367 att, 2,259 yds, 19 TDs, 8 int
CAREER
466 comp, 820 att, 5,461 yds, 32 TDs, 28 int

OUTLAND
LOMBARDI

BEST LINEMAN

TEDY BRUSCHI
DEFENSIVE END
ARIZONA, SENIOR
1994
39 tackles, 1 fumble caused, 4 fumbles recovered, 2 passes
deflected, 10 sacks
CAREER
123tackles, 5 fumbles caused, 5 fumbles recovered, 8 passes
deflected, 33 1/2 sacks

BRANDON MITCHELL
DEFENSIVE END
TEXAS A&M, JUNIOR
1994
62 tackles, 2 fumbles caused, 3 fumbles recovered, 6 passes
deflected, 9 sacks
CAREER
69 tackles, 2 fumbles caused, 3 fumbles recovered, 6 passes
deflected, 9 sacks

JEFF HARTINGS
OFFENSIVE GUARD
PENN STATE, SENIOR
1994
Named first-team All-America by AP and Walter Camp Foundation;
named second-team All-America by UPI; cornerstone of offensive
line that allowed just 3 sacks during the season

GABE NORTHERN
DEFENSIVE END
LSU, SENIOR
1994
63 tackles,1 fumble caused, 0 fumbles recovered, 4 passes
deflected, 11 sacks
CAREER
125 tackles, 2 fumbles caused, 0 fumbles recovered, 9 passes
deflected, 12 sacks

PETE KENDALL
OFFENSIVE TACKLE
BOSTON COLLEGE, SENIOR
1994
Named All-Big East, All-ECAC; allowed 0 sacks

OTHERS

TIM COLSTON
DEFENSIVE TACKLE
KANSAS STATE, SENIOR

SEAN MORAN
DEFENSIVE END
COLORADO STATE, SENIOR

JASON ODOM
OFFENSIVE TACKLE
FLORIDA, SENIOR

JONATHAN OGDEN
OFFENSIVE TACKLE
UCLA, SENIOR

CLAY SHIVER
CENTER
FLORIDA STATE, SENIOR

DOAK WALKER

BEST RUNNING BACK*

STEPHEN DAVIS
AUBURN, SENIOR

LAWRENCE PHILLIPS
NEBRASKA, JUNIOR

LEELAND MCELROY
TEXAS A&M, JUNIOR

WARRICK DUNN
FLORIDA STATE, JUNIOR

TIM BIAKABUTUKA
MICHIGAN, JUNIOR

OTHERS
CHRIS DARKINS
MINNESOTA, SENIOR
1994
277 carries, 1,443 yds, 5.2 avg, 11 TDs
CAREER
479 carries, 2,410 yds, 5.0 avg, 15 TDs

ANDRE DAVIS
TCU, SENIOR
1994
260 carries, 1,494 yds, 5.7 avg, 7 TDs
CAREER
450 carries, 2,362 yds, 5.3 avg, 15 TDs

RANDY KINDER
NOTRE DAME, JUNIOR
1994
119 carries, 702 yds, 5.9 avg, 4 TDs
CAREER
208 carries, 1,239 yds, 5.9 avg, 6 TDs

KARIM ABDUL-JABBAR (FORMERLY SHARMON SHAH)
UCLA, JUNIOR
1994
210 carries, 1,227 yds, 5.8 avg, 4 TDs
CAREER
312 carries, 1,611 yds, 5.2 avg, 5 TDs

SHAWN WALTERS
USC, JUNIOR
1994
193 carries, 976 yds, 5.1 avg, 11 TDs
CAREER
349 carries, 1,687 yds, 4.8 avg, 18 TDs

*only juniors and seniors eligible

BUTKUS

BEST LINEBACKER

SIMEON RICE
ILLINOIS, SENIOR

RAY LEWIS
MIAMI, JUNIOR
1994
152 tackles, 2 int, 1 fumble caused, 0 fumbles recovered, 2 sacks
CAREER
228 tackles, 2 int, 2 fumbles caused, 0 fumbles recovered, 4 sacks

DWAYNE CURRY
MISSISSIPPI STATE, JUNIOR
1994
123 tackles, 3 int, 0 fumbles caused, 1 fumble recovered, 1 sack
CAREER
218 tackles, 3 int, 1 fumble caused, 1 fumble recovered, 1 sack

KEVIN HARDY
ILLINOIS, SENIOR
1994
80 tackles, 2 int, 1 fumble caused, 0 fumbles recovered, 1 sack
CAREER
221 tackles, 2 int, 2 fumbles caused, 2 fumbles recovered, 7 sacks

ANTHONY HARRIS
AUBURN, SENIOR
1994
116 tackles, 0 int, 0 fumbles caused, 1 fumble recovered, 1 sack
CAREER
306 tackles, 2 int, 2 fumbles caused, 2 fumbles recovered, 9 sacks

OTHERS

DONNIE EDWARDS
UCLA, SENIOR

JARRETT IRONS
MICHIGAN, SENIOR

TERRY KILLENS
PENN STATE, SENIOR

TODD REBOL
FLORIDA STATE, SENIOR

ZACH THOMAS
TEXAS TECH, SENIOR

BILETNIKOFF

BEST RECEIVER

BOBBY ENGRAM
PENN STATE, SENIOR
1994
52 catches, 1,029 yds, 7 TDs
CAREER
104 catches, 1,942 yds, 20 TDs

KEYSHAWN JOHNSON
USC, SENIOR
1994
58 catches, 1,140 yds, 9 TDs
(first season after transferring to USC from West L.A. [junior]
College)

DERRICK MAYES
NOTRE DAME, SENIOR
1994
47 catches, 847 yds, 11 TDs
CAREER
81 catches, 1,631 yds, 16 TDs

AMANI TOOMER
MICHIGAN, SENIOR
1994
49 catches, 1,033 yds, 5 TDs
CAREER
94 catches, 1,833 yds, 10 TDs

KEVIN JORDAN
UCLA, SENIOR
1994
73 catches, 1,228 yds, 7 TDs
CAREER
136 catches, 1,990 yds, 9 TDs

OTHERS

REIDEL ANTHONY
FLORIDA, SOPHOMORE

EDDIE KENNISON
LOUISIANA STATE, JUNIOR

ERIC MOULDS
MISSISSIPPI STATE, SENIOR

FREDDIE SCOTT
PENN STATE, SENIOR

ALEX VAN DYKE
NEVADA, SENIOR

THORPE

BEST DEFENSIVE BACK

DEMETRICE MARTIN
CORNERBACK
MICHIGAN STATE, SENIOR
1994
59 tackles, 7 int, 0 sacks, 6 passes deflected
CAREER
76 tackles, 7 int, 0 sacks, 6 passes deflected

AARON BEASLEY
CORNERBACK
WEST VIRGINIA, SENIOR
1994
57 tackles, 10 int, 2 sacks, 15 passes deflected
CAREER
103 tackles, 14 int, 2 sacks, 20 passes deflected

GREG MYERS
CORNERBACK
COLORADO STATE, SENIOR
1994
40 tackles, 3 int, 0 sacks, 6 passes deflected
CAREER
212 tackles, 11 int, 0 sacks, 22 passes deflected

LAWYER MILLOY
SAFETY
WASHINGTON, JUNIOR
1994
106 tackles, 1 int, 0 sacks, 2 passes deflected
CAREER
134 tackles, 3 int, 1 sack, 5 passes deflected

WALT HARRIS
CORNERBACK
MISSISSIPPI STATE, SENIOR
1994
54 tackles, 6 int, 0 sacks, 12 passes deflected
CAREER
137 tackles, 12 int, 0 sacks, 27 passes deflected

OTHERS

RONDE BARBER
CORNERBACK
VIRGINIA, SOPHOMORE

COREY JOHNSON
FREE SAFETY
GEORGIA, JUNIOR

CARLOS JONES
CORNERBACK
MIAMI, JUNIOR

RAY MICKENS
CORNERBACK
TEXAS A&M, SENIOR

BRIAN MILLER
CORNERBACK
PENN STATE, SENIOR

COLOR PHOTO: RICHARD MACKSON Ron Powlus COLOR PHOTO: ROBERT ROGERS Stephen Davis COLOR PHOTO: JONATHAN DANIEL/ALLSPORT USA Simeon Rice COLOR PHOTO: RICK STEWART Bobby Engram

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