Kinlaw finished the 2007 season with 1329 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns. The Alamo Bowl was his sixth rushing performance this season of 100 yards or more.
Alamo Bowl defensive MVP Sean Lee came in a distant second with 14 tackles (10 solo). Also of note was a strong write-in effort for the offensive line who dominated the trenches and paved the way for Kinlaw and Evan Royster, who ran 38-yards for the go-ahead score late in the third quarter.
Here is how the voting broke down:
Rodney Kinlaw: 71%
Sean Lee: 14%
Offensive Line: 6%
Daryll Clark: 5%
Deon Butler: 3%
Evan Royster: 1%
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