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My AP all-conference ballot

In a couple days the Associated Press will announce its Pac-12 all-conference. Here is the ballot I submitted:

Coach of the Year: Mike Leach

Offensive Player of the Year: Christian McCaffrey

Defensive Player of the Year: Gionni Paul

Newcomer of the Year (can be freshman or transfer): Josh Rosen

First team

Offense

QB_Luke Falk Washington State

RB_ Christian McCaffrey Stanford

RB_ Royce Freeman Oregon

T_Kyle Murphy Stanford

T_ Joe Dahl Washington State

G_ Josh Garnett Stanford

G_Isaac Seumalo Oregon State

C_Josh Mitchell Oregon State

TE_Austin Hooper Stanford

WR_Juju Smith-Schuster USC

WR_Gabe Marks Washington State

All-purpose player _ Christian McCaffrey

K_Kai Fairbairn UCLA

 

Defense

DE_DeForest Buckner Oregon

DE_Kylie Fitts Utah

DT_Kenny Clark UCLA

DT_Delvon Simmons USC

LB_Blake Martinez Stanford

LB_Antonio Longino Arizona State

LB_Gionni Paul Utah

CB_Adoree Jackson USC

CB_Sidney Jones Washington

S_Budda Baker Washington

S_Marcus Williams Utah

P_Tom Hackett Utah

 

Second team

Offense

QB_Kevin Hogan Stanford

RB_Paul Perkins UCLA

RB_Devontae Booker UTah

T_J.J. Dielman

T_ Tyrell Crosby Oregon

G_Eduardo Middleton Washington State

G_Johnny Caspers

C_Riley Sorenson Washington State

TE_Josh Perkins

WR_Jordan Payton UCLA

WR_Nelson Spruce Colorado

All-purpose player _ (not necessarily just a kick returner. Feel free to get creative here) Tim White Arizona State

K_Conrad Ukropina Stanford

 

Defense

DE_Kyle Kragen California

DE_Aziz Shittu Stanford

DT_Lowell Lotulelei Utah

DT_Solomon Thomas

LB_Su'a Cravens USC

LB_Peyton Pelluer Washington State

LB_ Azeem Victor Washington

CB_Kweishi Brown Arizona State

CB_Randall Goforth UCLA

S_Jordan Simone Arizona State

S_Shalom Luani Washington State

P_Matt Haack Arizona State

Anybody I missed or that I over rated? Let me know in the comments.




Jacob Thorpe
Jacob Thorpe joined The Spokesman-Review in 2013. He currently is a reporter for the Sports Desk covering Washington State University athletics.

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