2020 Consensus All-Americans: Alabama dominates with six selections



The NCAA announced the 2020 consensus All-American team on Friday, led by six Alabama players.

DeVonta Smith, the Heisman Trophy winner and Sporting News Player of the Year, was among the Crimson Tide’s six selections.

Sporting News is one of five outlets used to determine consensus All-Americans along with the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), Associated Press (AP), Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) and Walter Camp Foundation (WC).

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The Crimson Tide dominated the list, adding running back Najee Harris, offensive tackle Alex Leatherwood, center Landon Dickerson and cornerback Patrick Surtain II as unanimous selections; quarterback Mac Jones earned consensus honors.

To be selected to the consensus team, a player must be named first team on at least two of those five All-American teams. Second teams are used to break ties.

Here is a look at the consensus All-American Team.

*denotes unanimous selection:

Consensus All-American offense

Position Player School Year
QB Mac Jones Alabama Jr.
RB Najee Harris* Alabama Sr.
RB Breece Hall* Iowa State Sr.
WR DeVonta Smith* Alabama Sr.
WR Elijah Moore Ole Miss Jr.
TE Kyle Pitts* Florida Jr.
OL Liam Eichenberg Notre Dame Sr.
OL Brady Christensen BYU Jr.
OL Aaron Banks Notre Dame Sr.
OL Kenyon Green Texas A&M So.
OL Alex Leatherwood* Alabama Sr.
OL Wyatt Davis* Ohio State Jr.
C Landon Dickerson* Alabama Sr.
K Jose Borregales* Miami K
RET/AP Travis Etienne Clemson Sr.
RET/AP Avery Williams Boise State Sr.

Consensus All-American defense

Position Player School Year
DL Daviyon Nixon* Iowa Jr.
DL Rashad Weaver Pitt Sr.
DL Tarron Jackson Coastal Carolina Sr.
DL Darius Stills West Virginia Sr.
DL Patrick Jones II Pitt Sr.
LB Zaven Collins* Tulsa Jr.
LB Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah* Notre Dame Sr.
LB Joseph Ossai Texas Jr.
DB Patrick Surtain II* Alabama Jr.
DB Shaun Wade Ohio State Sr.
DB Brandon Joseph Northwestern Fr.
DB Talanoa Hufanga USC Jr.
P Pressley Harvin III Georgia Tech Sr.


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