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Posted: Wednesday October 20, 2010 11:51AM ; Updated: Wednesday October 20, 2010 1:49PM
SI.com's 2010 Midseason All-Americas
 
 
  OFFENSE   DEFENSE  
 
 
QBKellen Moore
Jr., Boise St.
Moore's been nearly perfect, throwing 16 TDs and just one pick during Boise's 6-0 start.
 
DEDa'Quan Bowers
Jr., Clemson
The 280-pounder leads the nation with nine sacks, including three in a win over Maryland.
 
 
 
RBLaMichael James
So., Oregon
The speedster has raced for 848 yards and nine touchdowns in the Ducks' first six games.
 
DTDrake Nevis
Sr., LSU
The overpowering senior forced two fumbles in undefeated LSU's last-second victory at Florida.
 
 
 
FBOwen Marecic
Jr., Stanford
Marecic's blocking has keyed Stanford's success, helping the Cardinal rush for 1,263 yards.
 
DTNick Fairley
Jr., Auburn
Fairley has claimed weekly SEC honors three times and leads the league with 13.5 tackles for loss.
 
 
 
WRJustin Blackmon
So., Oklahoma State
The latest OK-State phenom has hauled in 12 touchdowns on the season, first in the FBS.
 
DEVinny Curry
Jr., Marshall
Marshall's lone bright spot has eight sacks and one forced fumble during a 1-5 start.
 
 
 
WRAlshon Jeffery
So., South Carolina
The 6-4 wideout burned 'Bama for 127 yards and two scores in the Gamecocks' stunning upset.
 
LBLavonte David
Jr., Nebraska
The high-impact transfer has amassed 70 tackles, including a whopping 16 against K-State.
 
 
 
TEMichael Egnew
Jr., Missouri
The physical playmaker has caught 49 balls for 437 yards in the explosive Tigers' offense.
 
LBGreg Jones
Sr., Michigan State
During a surprising 7-0 start, the Butkus Award hopeful has paced the Spartans with 60 tackles.
 
 
 
TDerek Sherrod
Sr., Mississippi State
With Sherrod paving the way, the Bulldogs have averaged 211 rushing yards per contest.
 
LBLuke Kuechly
So., Boston College
The sophomore sensation leads the nation with an astounding 13.67 tackles per game.
 
 
 
GJohn Moffitt
Sr., Wisconsin
The All-Big Ten guard anchors a line that's surrendered only seven sacks all season.
 
CBPatrick Peterson
Jr., LSU
An elite lockdown defender, Peterson has also excelled as a return man this season.
 
 
 
CJordan Holmes
Sr., Oregon
Holmes and Oregon have only allowed two sacks this season, an average of .33 per game.
 
SMark Barron
Jr., Alabama
The dynamic junior has two INTs, two forced fumbles and two sacks for the defending champs.
 
 
 
GRodney Hudson
Sr., Florida State
He's on his way to becoming the first lineman in league history to earn All-ACC honors four times.
 
SJeron Johnson
Sr., Boise State
Johnson fronts a secondary that has helped Boise produce the nation's No. 1 total defense.
 
 
 
TMarcus Cannon
Sr., TCU
The senior stalwart protects an offensive unit that's averaging a staggering 468 yards per game.
 
CBCliff Harris
So., Oregon
The sneaky corner had two momentum-shifting picks in a comeback victory over Stanford.
 
 
  SPECIAL TEAMS  
 
 
KDan Bailey
Sr., Oklahoma State
The reliable senior is a cool 36-for-36 on PATs and 13-for-13 on field goal attempts.
 
KRJonathan Warzeka
Jr., Air Force
The shifty junior has already amassed 369 return yards and a TD for the upstart Falcons.
 
 
 
PKyle Martens
Jr., Rice
Martens is garnering Ray Guy Award hype by averaging a booming 47.9 yards per punt.
 
PRShaky Smithson
Sr., Utah
The standout has added another element to Utah's arsenal, notching 555 punt return yards.
 
 
Second Team
 
  OFFENSE   DEFENSE  
 
 
QBCameron Newton, Jr., Auburn
 
DEJ.J. Watt, Jr., Wisconsin
 
 
RBJohn Clay, Jr., Wisconsin
 
DTSam Acho, Sr., Texas
 
 
RBKendall Hunter, Sr., Oklahoma State
 
DTBrandon Bair, Sr., Oregon
 
 
WRRyan Broyles, Jr., Oklahoma
 
DERyan Kerrigan, Sr., Purdue
 
 
WRGreg Salas, Sr., Hawaii
 
LBMason Foster, Sr., Washington
 
 
TELance Kendricks, Sr., Wisconsin
 
LBTanner Brock, So., TCU
 
 
TGabe Carimi, Sr., Wisconsin
 
LBManti Te'o, So., Notre Dame
 
 
GCaleb Schlauderaff, Sr., Utah
 
CBGreg Reid, So., Florida State
 
 
CRyan Pugh, Sr., Auburn
 
SAhmad Black, Sr., Florida
 
 
GLane Taylor, So., Oklahoma State
 
SEric Hagg, Sr., Nebraska
 
 
TAnthony Castonzo, Sr., Boston College
 
CBJayron Hosley, So., Virginia Tech
 
  SPECIAL TEAMS  
 
 
KDan Conroy, So., Michigan State
 
KREric Williams, So., Ball State
 
 
PAaron Bates, Sr., Michigan State
 
PRCliff Harris, So., Oregon
 

 
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