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James Washington named 2017 Walter Camp First-Team All-American

James Washington named 2017 Walter Camp First-Team All-American

Pollard was named a first team all-American by the Walter Camp Football Foundation on Thursday night.

Sophomore RT David Edwards, junior ILB T.J. Edwards, senior TE Troy Fumagalli and freshman RB Jonathan Taylor each earned spots on the Walter Camp All-America second team.

Sills V, the 21st Mountaineer player to be named to Walter Camp's All-America team, also has been named to SI.com's All-America First Team and is a second-team selection by SBNation. He has played an important role in Clemson averaging 35.4 points per game and 448.2 yards per game in 2017, including over 200 yards per game rushing and passing.

Smith and Davis were both second-team selections this year. Bryant has 54 tackles, 14.5 tackles for loss, 7.5 sacks, two pass breakups, 10 quarterback pressures and an interception in 609 snaps over 13 starts.

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Fumagalli is the Badgers' leading receiver, with 43 catches for 516 yards and four touchdown grabs.

Kicker Daniel Carlson, offensive lineman Braden Smith and cornerback Carlton Davis all took home All-America honors, giving the Tigers an SEC-best three players on the team.

Oklahoma had four players selected to the First Team, while Auburn had three honorees (1 First Team and 2 Second Team). Edwards was a consensus first-team All-Big Ten pick this season.

The only freshman named to this year's Walter Camp All-America team, Taylor is in the midst of a historic rookie season.


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