1946 College Football All-America Team

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The 1946 College Football All-America team was composed of college football players selected as All-Americans by various organizations and writers. The organizations choosing the teams included: the United Press, the Associated Press, Collier's Weekly, the International News Service (the wire service operated by the Hearst newspapers), and the Football Writers Association of America.

All-American selections for 1946[edit]

Key[edit]

Bold = Consensus All-American[10]

  • 1 – First Team Selection
  • 2 – Second Team Selection
  • 3 – Third Team Selection

Ends[edit]

Tackles[edit]

Guards[edit]

Centers[edit]

Quarterbacks[edit]

  • Johnny Lujack, Notre Dame (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-1; UP-1; CO-1 [tie]; WC-1; FW-1; NEA-1; CP-1; INS-1; FC-1)
  • Arnold Tucker, Army (CO-1 [tie])

Halfbacks[edit]

  • Charley Trippi, Georgia (AP-1; UP-1; CO-1; WC-1; FW-1; NEA-1; CP-1; INS-1; FC-1)
  • Glenn Davis, Army (AP-1; UP-1; CO-1; WC-1; FW-1; NEA-1; CP-1; INS-1; FC-1)

Fullbacks[edit]

  • Felix Blanchard, Army (AP-1; UP-1; CO-1; WC-1; FW-1; NEA-1; CP-1; INS-1; FC-1)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The 1946 AP All-America". Cumberland Evening Times. 1946-12-04. 
  2. ^ Carl Lundquist (1946-12-04). "United Press Honors Three Army Gridders". Wisconsin State Journal. 
  3. ^ "Colliers Picks 12 Men On Its All-American". Wisconsin State Journal. 1946-12-06. 
  4. ^ "Army, Irish Place Two Each On Captains' All American". Wisconsin State Journal. 1946-12-03. 
  5. ^ "4 Irish, 3 Cadets on INS All America". The Lima News. 1946-12-03. 
  6. ^ "NEA 1946 All Americas". Anniston Star. 1946-11-24. 
  7. ^ "Walter Camp Football Foundation All-American Selections". Walter Camp Football Foundation. 
  8. ^ http://www.sportswriters.net/fwaa/awards/allamerica/alltime.pdf
  9. ^ "Davis, Blanchard Repeate On Grid Coaches Eleven". Troy Record. 1946-12-07. 
  10. ^ "2014 NCAA Football Records: Consensus All-America Selections". National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). 2014. p. 6. Retrieved August 16, 2014.