1967 College Football All-America Team

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The 1967 College Football All-America team is composed of various organizations that choose College All-America teams that season. The organizations that chose the teams were Associated Press (AP), United Press International (UPI), Newspaper Enterprise Association (NEA), Central Press Association, Football Writers Association of America (FWAA), American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), Walter Camp Foundation, The Sporting News, Time magazine and Football News.

AP, UPI, NEA, and Central Press were all press organizations that polled writers and players. FWAA was also a poll of writers,[1] as was the Walter Camp Foundation.[2] The AFCA[3] was a poll of college coaches. The Sporting News and Time polled football scouts and coaches.[4][5] AP, UPI, NEA, Central Press, and The Sporting News chose both first and second teams. AP, UPI, NEA, and Central Press also listed numerous honorable mentions.

Offense[edit]

Receivers[edit]

Tight ends[edit]

Tackles[edit]

  • Ron Yary, USC (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, FWAA, Time, TSN)
  • Edgar Chandler, Georgia (AP, UPI, NEA, WC, AFCA, FWAA, Time, TSN)
  • Larry Slagle, UCLA (CP)
  • John Williams, Minnesota (Time)

Guards[edit]

  • Harry Olszewski, Clemson (UPI, WC, AFCA, FWAA)
  • Rich Stotter, Houston (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, AFCA)
  • Gary Cassells, Indiana (AP, WC, FWAA)
  • Phil Tucker, Texas Tech (NEA)
  • Bob Kalsu, Oklahoma (CP)

Centers[edit]

  • Bob Johnson, Tennessee (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, FWAA, Time, TSN)

Quarterbacks[edit]

  • Gary Beban, UCLA (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, FWAA, Time, TSN)

Running backs[edit]

  • O. J. Simpson, USC (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, FWAA, Time, TSN)
  • Leroy Keyes, Purdue (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, FWAA, Time, TSN)
  • Larry Csonka, Syracuse (AP, UPI, NEA, CP, WC, AFCA, FWAA, TSN)
  • Lee White, Weber State (Time)

Defense[edit]

Ends[edit]

Tackles[edit]

Middle guards[edit]

Linebackers[edit]

  • Wayne Meylan, Nebraska (AP, WC, CP, AFCA, FWAA, Time, TSN)
  • Adrian Young, USC (AP, UPI, WC, CP, AFCA, FWAA, TSN)
  • Don Manning, UCLA (UPI, NEA, CP, WC)
  • Fred Carr, UTEP (NEA, Time, TSN)
  • Corby Robertson, Texas (FWAA)
  • Bill Hobbs, Texas A&M (AP)
  • D.D. Lewis, Mississippi State (NEA)
  • Tom Beutler, Toledo (CP)
  • Mike McGill, Notre Dame (Time)
  • John Pergine, Notre Dame (UPI-2)

Backs[edit]

  • Tom Schoen, Notre Dame (AP, UPI, WC, CP, AFCA, FWAA, Time, TSN)
  • Frank Loria, Virginia Tech (AP, UPI, NEA, WC, AFCA, FWAA)
  • Jim Smith, Oregon (NEA, Time, TSN)
  • Dick Anderson, Colorado (AP, NEA)
  • Bobby Johns, Alabama (WC, AFCA)
  • Major Hazelton, Florida A. & M. (Time, TSN)
  • Charlie West, UTEP (Time, TSN)
  • Harry Cheatwood, Oklahoma State (CP)
  • Fred Combs, N.C. State (FWAA)
  • Al Dorsey, Tennessee (UPI)

Special teams[edit]

Kicker[edit]

Punter[edit]

Key[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football Writers Association of America All-American Team". Archived from the original on 2009-05-04. Retrieved 2009-03-24. 
  2. ^ "Walter Camp Foundation All-American Teams". Archived from the original on 2009-05-04. Retrieved 2009-03-24. 
  3. ^ American Football Coaches Association: All-America Teams
  4. ^ Sporting News All-America Teams
  5. ^ "How the Pro Scouts Vote". Time magazine. 1967-12-15.