Florida State defensive back Derwin Kames has been named Scout.com's Defensive Rookie of the Year. James played a key part in Florida State's 10-2 record this season. He started the final seven games of the season, finished the regular season second in tackles, tackles for loss, sacks, and forced fumbles.
He was named to Scout.com's Freshman All-American team along with Florida State defensive end Josh Sweat. To view the entire team click here.