Davis is one of 10 ACC running backs on the list.
Davis gained 879 yards rushing and scored nine touchdowns in
11 games last year as a freshman when he was named the ACC Rookie of
the Year. He finished the year with a 150-yard performance in
Clemson's win over Colorado in the Champs Sports Bowl, and he was
named the most valuable player of that game.
Other ACC running backs on the Doak Walker Award preseason
list are Josh Allen of Maryland, Micah Andrews of Wake Forest, Toney
Baker of NC State, Lance Ball of Maryland, Lorenzo Booker of Florida
State, Andre Brown of NCState, Tashard Choice of Georgia Tech, Ronnie
McGill of North Carolina and Branden Ore of Virginia Tech. Clemson's
defense will have to face all nine of those opposing players this
Davis on Preseason Walker Award List
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