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Familiar Tigers land on Coaches All-SEC Team

2 years 3 weeks 6 days ago Thursday, August 23 2018 Aug 23, 2018 August 23, 2018 2:13 PM August 23, 2018 in Sports
By: Associated Press
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - LSU linebacker Devin White and cornerback Greedy Williams were the lone first teamers for the Tigers to make the Southeastern Conference Coaches All-SEC team selected on Thursday.
Georgia led the way with 12 players on the preseason coaches All-Southeastern Conference teams.
  
Alabama had 10 All-SEC picks and Auburn had nine on the teams released Thursday.
LSU had three players on the second and third teams, guard Garrett Brumfield made the second team on offense, and defensive tackle Rashard Lawrence and safety Grant Delpit made the third team.
  
The defending national champion Crimson Tide had a league-high five first-team picks. That group includes left tackle Jonah Williams, center Ross Pierschbacher, tailback Damien Harris, defensive lineman Raekwon Davis and linebacker Mack Wilson.
  
Georgia's first-teamers included defensive backs Deandre Baker and J.R. Reed and placekicker Rodrigo Blankenship.
  
The Tigers didn't have a player make the first team.
  
Coaches were not allowed to vote for their own players.
 
The SEC begins its 2018 season Thursday, Aug. 30 when Texas A&M plays host to Northwestern State on the SEC Network.

2018 Preseason Coaches All-SEC Football Team (* - ties)

First Team Preseason All-SEC

OFFENSE

TE
Albert Okwuegbunam, Missouri

OL
Jonah Williams, Alabama
Greg Little, Ole Miss
Martez Ivey, Florida
Trey Smith, Tennessee

C
Ross Pierschbacher, Alabama

WR
A.J. Brown, Ole Miss
Deebo Samuel, South Carolina

QB
Drew Lock, Missouri

RB
Damien Harris, Alabama
Benny Snell, Kentucky AP
Deebo Samuel, South Carolina

DEFENSE

DL
Raekwon Davis, Alabama
Cece Jefferson, Florida
Jeffery Simmons, Mississippi State
Montez Sweat, Mississippi State

LB
Devin White, LSU
Mack Wilson, Alabama
Josh Allen, Kentucky

DB
Deandre Baker, Georgia
Greedy Williams, LSU
Mike Edwards, Kentucky
Chauncey Gardner-Johnson, Florida*
J.R. Reed, Georgia*

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK
Rodrigo Blankenship, Georgia

P
Corey Fatony, Missouri

RS
Deebo Samuel, South Carolina

Second Team Preseason All-SEC

OFFENSE

TE
Isaac Nauta, Georgia

OL
Hjalte Froholdt, Arkansas
Andrew Thomas, Georgia
Garrett Brumfield, LSU
Lester Cotton, Alabama

C
Lamont Gaillard, Georgia

WR
Ryan Davis, Auburn
Terry Godwin, Georgia

QB
Jarrett Stidham, Auburn

RB
Trayveon Williams, Texas A&M
D'Andre Swift, Georgia

AP
Trevon Diggs, Alabama

DEFENSE

DL
Terry Beckner, Missouri
Derrick Brown, Auburn
Jonathan Ledbetter, Georgia
Isaiah Buggs, Alabama

LB
Deshaun Davis, Auburn
Anfernee Jennings, Alabama
D'Andre Walker, Georgia

DB
Jamel Dean, Auburn
CJ Henderson, Florida
Deionte Thompson, Alabama
Mark McLaurin, Mississippi State

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK
Daniel LaCamera, Texas A&M

P
Joseph Charlton, South Carolina

RS
Mecole Hardman, Georgia

Third Team Preseason All-SEC

OFFENSE

TE
C.J. Conrad, Kentucky

OL
Zack Bailey, South Carolina
Darryl Williams, Mississippi State
Marquel Harrell, Auburn
Deion Calhoun, Mississippi State*
Brian Wallace, Arkansas*
Javon Patterson, Ole Miss*

C
Erik McCoy, Texas A&M

WR
Emanuel Hall, Missouri
D.K. Metcalf, Ole Miss

QB
Jake Fromm, Georgia

RB
Aeris Williams, Mississippi State
Jordan Scarlett, Florida

AP
Lynn Bowden, Kentucky

DEFENSE

DL
Rashard Lawrence, LSU
Marlon Davidson, Auburn
Landis Durham, Texas A&M
Dontavius Russell, Auburn

LB
De'Jon Harris, Arkansas
Charles Wright, Vanderbilt*
David Reese, Florida*
Leo Lewis, Mississippi State*

DB
Grant Delpit, LSU
Javaris Davis, Auburn
Marco Wilson, Florida
Jamal Peters, Mississippi State*
Zedrick Woods, Ole Miss*
Santos Ramirez, Arkansas*
LaDarius Wiley, Vanderbilt*
DeMarkus Acy, Missouri*

SPECIAL TEAMS

PK
Tucker McCann, Missouri

P
Braden Mann, Texas A&M

RS
Lynn Bowden, Kentucky*
De'Vion Warren, Arkansas*

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