NFP 2013 preseason All-America first team

These players are the best in the country at their respective positions. Dave Miller

Print This August 01, 2013, 05:30 AM EST

The start of the new college football season continues to get even closer, so it’s time to present the National Football Post's 2013 preseason All-America first team.

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Sr. QB AJ McCarron, Alabama, 6-4, 214

So. RB T.J. Yeldon, Alabama, 6-2, 218

Todd GurleyUS PRESSWIRETodd Gurley is one-half of Georgia's dominant rushing duo.

So. RB Todd Gurley, Georgia, 6-1, 232

Jr. WR Marqise Lee, USC, 6-0, 195

Sr. WR Jordan Matthews, Vanderbilt, 6-3, 205

Jr. WR Sammy Watkins, Clemson, 6-1, 205

Jr. TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Washington, 6-6, 266

Sr. T Jake Matthews, Texas A&M, 6-5, 305

Sr. T Taylor Lewan, Michigan, 6-8, 308

Sr. G David Yankey, Stanford, 6-5, 311

Sr. G Gabe Jackson, Mississippi State, 6-4, 335

Sr. C Gabe Ikard, Oklahoma, 6-3, 298


Jr. DE Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina, 6-6, 256

Jr. DE Stephon Tuitt, Notre Dame, 6-6, 303

Sr. DT Will Sutton, Arizona State, 6-1, 288

Sr. DT Louis Nix III, Notre Dame, 6-3, 326

Kyle Van NoyUS PRESSWIREKyle Van Noy could be a future NFL first-round draft choice.

Sr. LB Kyle Van Noy, BYU, 6-3, 235

Sr. LB Anthony Barr, UCLA, 6-4, 248

Sr. LB Trent Murphy, Stanford, 6-6, 261

Sr. CB Jason Verrett, TCU, 5-10, 176

Jr. CB Ifo Ekpre-Olomu, Oregon, 5-10, 190

Sr. S Ed Reynolds, Stanford, 6-2, 205

Jr. S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, Alabama, 6-1, 208

Special Teams

Sr. K Chris Boswell, Rice, 6-2, 210

Jr. P Kyle Christy, Florida, 6-3, 193

Jr. KR Tyler Lockett, Kansas State, 5-11, 175

Jr. PR Rashad Greene, Florida State, 6-0, 175

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