Dec 8, 2012; New York, NY, USA; Texas A&M Aggies quarterback Johnny 'Football' Manziel became the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy. Manziel beat out Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o and Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein to win the award. Photo Credit: US PRESSWIRE

Johnny 'Football' Manziel Leads The Way Of AP All-American Team


It couldn’t have been a better season for Texas A&M Aggies redshirt quarterback Johnny Manziel. Not only did the Johnny Football fever take over the nation, but it led to the young signal-caller becoming the first freshman to become a Heisman Trophy winner in the history of the award.

Now that Johnny Football is a Heisman Trophy winner, he is also a first-team All-American. The Associated Press unveiled their All-American teams on Tuesday and Manziel led the way for the first team.

Out of the teams represented on the first team All-American team, Alabama led the way with four players — Barrett Jones and Chance Warmack, C.J. Mosley and Dee Milliner. The Southeastern Conference as a whole came out on top with nine players. The Pac-12 had the second most representatives with six.

Here is the complete First Team All-American squad:

OFFENSE
QB – Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M
RB – Montee Ball, Wisconsin
RB – Ka’Deem Carey, Arizona
OL – Luke Joeckel, Texas A&M
OL – Taylor Lewan, Michigan
OL – Chance Warmack, Alabama
OL – Jonathan Cooper, North Carolina
OL – Barrett Jones, Alabama
TE – Zach Ertz, Stanford
WR – Marqise Lee, USC
WR – Terrance Williams, Baylor
AP – Tavon Austin, West Virginia
PK – Cairo Santos, Tulane

DEFENSE
DE – Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina
DE – Bjoern Werner, Florida State
DT – Star Lotulelei, Utah
DT – Will Sutton, Arizona State
LB – Manti Te’o, Notre Dame
LB – Jarvis Jones, Georgia
LB – C.J. Mosley, Alabama
CB – Dee Milliner, Alabama
CB – Jordan Poyer, Oregon State
S – Phillip Thomas, Fresno State
S – Matt Elam, Florida
P – Ryan Allen, Louisiana Tech

You can view the second and third-team All-American teams as voted, by CLICKING HERE and visiting the Associated Press official site.

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