Scout.com's All-Pac-12 team on offense features two Cougs: O'Connell and WR Gabe Marks.
"You know it's a strong year when such offensive studs as Luke Falk, Sefo Liufau, JuJu Smith-Schuster, Myles Gaskin and Phillip Lindsay, to name a few, don't make the Scout.com All Pac-12 team,” reads the article.
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Washington State safety Shalom Luani made the Scout.com All-Pac-12 team on defense.
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O'Connell, Ohio State center Pat Elflein and Alabama offensive tackle Cam Robinson are the finalists for the Outland. The winner will be announced Dec. 8. O'Connell earlier this season was ranked No. 2 nationally among guards and No. 1 in pass protection by Pro Football Focus. He was named Midseason All-America First-Team by Fox Sports and CBSSports.com, and Midseason All-America Second-Team by Sports Illustrated.