Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America. He has two teammates from the top-ranked Tigers with him on the first team.
Lawrence, the first freshman to quarterback to lead a team to a national championship in more than 30 years, was joined on the first-team offense by Clemson running back Travis Etienne. Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons was a first-team selection on defense. Clemson and No. 2 Alabama tied for the most first-team selections with three.
Iowa defensive end A.J. Epenesa, Wisconsin junior running back Jonathan Taylor and Badgers junior center Tyler Biadaz were also named first team All-Americans.