Preseason Predictions: College Awards

Former pro scout Tom Marino tells you who he believes are the front-runners for college football's most coveted awards. Check out his picks inside...

Heisman Trophy (Best Player):
Darren McFadden, Arkansas
Antone Smith, Florida St

Biletnikoff Award (Receiver)
Mario Manninham, Michigan
Early Doucet, LSU

Outland Trophy (Interior Lineman)
Glen Dorsey, LSU
Jake Long, Michigan

Doak Walker Award (Running Back)
Darren McFadden, Arkansas
Jamaal Charles, Texas

Sammy Baugh Trophy (Passer)
Colt Brennan, Hawaii
Patrick White, West Virginia

Ted Hendricks Award (Defensive End)
Chris Long, Virginia
Tommy Blake, TCU

John Mackey Award (Tight End)
Martin Rucker, Missouri
John Carlson, Notre Dame

Maxwell Award (Player of the Year)
Colt Brennan, Hawaii
Darren McFadden, Arkansas

Lott Trophy (Defensive Player: Character/Athletic Performance)
Brandon Flowers, Virginia Tech

Unitas Award (Senior Quarterback)
Colt Brennan, Hawaii

Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award (Best Quarterback)
Pat White, West Virginia

Butkus Award (Linebacker)
James Laurinaitis, Ohio St

Jim Thorpe Award (Defensive Back)
Antoine Cason, Arizona

Manning Award (Quarterback, awarded after bowl games)
Chad Henne, Michigan

Ray Guy Award (Punter)
Ken DeBauche, Wisconsin

Lou Groza Award (Kicker)
Art Carmody, Louisville

Rimington Trophy (Center)
John Sullivan, Notre Dame

Bronco Nagurski Trophy (Defensive Player)
Xavier Adibi, Virginia Tech


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