Six Sooners Earn All-Big 12 Honors
Auston English (Photo By: Getty Images)
Auston English (Photo By: Getty Images)

Posted Jul 17, 2008

Six Sooners were named to the preseason All-Big12 team and Auston English was named as the preseason Defensive player of the Year.

2008 Preseason All-Big 12 Football Team (Media Vote)

Offensive Player of the Year: Chase Daniel, Missouri (QB, 6-0, 225, Sr/3L, Southlake, Texas)
Defensive Player of the Year: Auston English, Oklahoma (DE, 6-3, 257, Jr/1L, Canadian, Texas)
Newcomer of the Year: Darrell Scott, Colorado (TB, 6-2, 215, Fr/HS, Ventura, Calif.)

Pos Name School Ht Wt Cl/Exp Hometown
WR Michael Crabtree! Texas Tech 6-3 206 So/1L Dallas, Texas
TE Chase Coffman Missouri 6-6 245 Sr/3L Peculiar, Mo.
OL Duke Robinson Oklahoma 6-5 330 Sr/3L Atlanta, Ga.
OL Phil Loadholt Oklahoma 6-8 350 Sr/1L Fountain, Colo.
C Jon Cooper Oklahoma 6-2 285 Sr/3L Fort Collins, Colo.
OL Louis Vasquez Texas Tech 6-6 335 Sr/3L Corsicana, Texas
OL Colin Brown Missouri 6-8 325 Sr/3L Braymer, Mo.
OL Cedric Dockery Texas 6-4 315 Sr/3L Garland, Texas
WR Jeremy Maclin Missouri 6-1 200 So/1L Kirkwood, Mo.
QB Chase Daniel Missouri 6-0 225 Sr/3L Southlake, Texas
RB Marlon Lucky Nebraska 6-0 215 Sr/3L North Hollywood, Calif.
RB DeMarco Murray Oklahoma 6-0 191 So/1L Las Vegas, Nev.
PK Jeff Wolfert Missouri 6-2 185 Sr/2L Overland Park, Kan.
KR Marcus Herford Kansas 6-3 208 Sr/3L DeSoto, Texas
DL Auston English Oklahoma 6-3 257 Jr/1L Canadian, Texas
DL Ian Campbell Kansas State 6-5 249 Sr/3L Cimarron, Kan.
DL George Hypolite Colorado 6-1 285 Sr/3L Los Angeles, Calif.
DL Brian Orakpo Texas 6-4 260 Sr/3L Houston, Texas
LB Sean Weatherspoon Missouri 6-1 235 Jr/2L Jasper, Texas
LB Joe Mortenson Kansas 6-1 250 Sr/3L Concord, Calif.
LB Joe Pawelek Baylor 6-3 236 Jr/2L San Antonio, Texas
DB Nic Harris Oklahoma 6-3 226 Sr/3L Alexandria, La.
DB William Moore Missouri 6-1 230 Sr/3L Hayti, Mo.
DB Jamar Wall Texas Tech 5-10 196 Jr/2L Plainview, Texas
DB Jordan Lake Baylor 6-2 206 Jr/2L Houston, Texas
P Justin Brantly Texas A&M 6-3 241 Sr/3L Sealy, Texas
PR Jeremy Maclin Missouri 6-1 200 So/1L Kirkwood, Mo.


! Denotes unanimous choice.
An extra offensive lineman was honored due to ties in the voting.

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