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The Bluebloods 2023 FCS Preseason All-American Team

The Bluebloods 2023 FCS Preseason All-American Team is officially here.

The All-American team of 98 players represents all 13 FCS conferences and 49 different schools. 21 schools have multiple selections, led by defending FCS national champion South Dakota State with eight selections, while Montana State, Holy Cross, and Southeast Missouri State each had five selections.

FCS Preseason All-American Team:

1st Team Offense: 

QB: Michael Hiers (Samford)

RB: Geno Hess (Southeast Missouri State)

RB: Jaden Shirden (Monmouth)

WR: Hayden Hatten (Idaho)

WR: Ty James (Mercer)

WR: Devron Harper (Mercer)

TE: Marshel Martin (Sacramento State)

OL: Mason McCormick (South Dakota State)

OL: Luke Newman (Holy Cross)

OL: Garrett Greenfield (South Dakota State)

OL: Rush Reimer (Montana State)

OL: Zack Gieg (Southeast Missouri State)

OL: John Allen (Southeastern Louisiana)

1st Team Defense: 

DL: David Walker (Central Arkansas)

DL: Jay Person (Chattanooga)

DL: Ty French (Gardner-Webb)

DL: Dylan Ruiz (New Hampshire)

LB: John Pius (William & Mary)

LB: Adam Bock (South Dakota State)

LB: Winston Reid (Weber State)

LB: Jacob Dobbs (Holy Cross)

DB: Maxwell Anderson (Weber State)

DB: Khalil Baker (North Carolina Central)

DB: Kameron Brown (Chattanooga)

DB: TaMaurion Wilson (Central Arkansas)

DB: Lawrence Johnson (Southeast Missouri State)

1st Team Special Teams:

K: Ethan Gettman (Bryant)

P: Ryan Kost (Delaware)

KR: Abraham Williams (Weber State)

PR: Jarrod Barnes (Central Arkansas)

AP: Dylan Laube (New Hampshire)


2nd Team Offense:

QB: Mark Gronowski (South Dakota State)

RB: ShunDerrick Powell (Central Arkansas)

RB: Isaiah Davis (South Dakota State)

WR: Chandler Smith (Samford)

WR: Jaxon Janke (South Dakota State)

WR: MJ Wright (Fordham)

WR: Ryan Flournoy (Southeast Missouri State)

TE: Zach Heins (South Dakota State)

OL: Mike Edwards (Campbell)

OL: Charles Grant (William & Mary)

OL: Nick Correia (Rhode Island)

OL: Jacob Johanning (Furman)

OL: JT Reed (Montana State)

OL: Ryan Coll (Richmond)

2nd Team Defense:

DL: Nate Lynn (William & Mary)

DL: Josiah Silver (New Hampshire)

DL: Daylan Dotson (UT Martin)

DL: Thor Griffith (Harvard)

LB: Tristan Wheeler (Richmond)

LB: Colton Adams (Alabama State)

LB: Rodney Dansby (Houston Christian)

LB: Bryce Norman (Southeast Missouri State)

DB: Raequan Ousley (Gardner-Webb)

DB: Woo Governor (Northern Iowa)

DB: Devin Haskins (Holy Cross)

DB: DyShawn Gales (South Dakota State)

DB: Rex Connors (UC Davis)

2nd Team Special Teams:

K: Matthew Cook (Northern Iowa)

P: Trey Wilhoit (Florida A&M)

KR: Anthony Frederick (Bryant)

PR: Junior Bergen (Montana)

AP: Matthew Sluka (Holy Cross)


3rd Team Offense:

QB: Parker McKinney (Eastern Kentucky)

QB: Davius Richard (North Carolina Central)

RB: Bronson Yoder (William & Mary)

RB: Jarveon Howard (Alcorn State)

WR: Darius Cooper (Tarleton State)

WR: Bryce Oliver (Youngstown State)

WR: Jermaine Jackson (Idaho)

WR: Jalen Coker (Holy Cross)

TE: Cole Grossman (Montana)

OL: Noah Atagi (Weber State)

OL: Jalen Sundall (North Dakota State)

OL: Pearson Toomey (Furman)

OL: Jackson Slater (Sacramento State)

OL: Torricelli Simpkins III (North Carolina Central)

OL: Hunter Mayginnes (Montana)

3rd Team Defense:

DL: Elijah Williams (Morgan State)

DL: Sundiata Anderson (Grambling State)

DL: Sebastian Valdez (Montana State)

DL: Eric O’Neill (Long Island)

LB: Liam Johnson (Princeton)

LB: Tyler Long (Austin Peay)

LB: William McRainey (Gardner-Webb)

LB: Antoine Williams (Western Carolina)

LB: David Hoage (Northern Colorado)

DB: Franky West (Eastern Kentucky)

DB: Lance Wise (Mercer)

DB: Kenny Gallop Jr. (Howard)

DB: Rassie Littlejohn (Stetson)

DB: Karon Prunty (North Carolina A&T)

3rd Team Special Teams:

K: Adrian Olivo (North Carolina Central)

P: Jack Culbreath (VMI)

KR: Marqui Johnson (Montana State)

PR: D’Ago Hunter (Towson)

AP: Tommy Mellott (Montana State)

AP: Braedon Sloan (Eastern Kentucky)

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