Alabama has most players on 2010 coaches' All-SEC football teams

December 8, 2010 

FROM STAFF REPORTS

The coaches released their All-SEC teams Tuesday, and Alabama has a league-leading 12 selections on the first and second teams.

LSU is second with eight. Arkansas, Georgia and South Carolina have six apiece. SEC champion Auburn has four.

The coaches’ individual awards will be announced today.

Alabama’s first-team players are offensive tackle James Carpenter, wide receiver Julio Jones, defensive lineman Marcell Dareus and safety Mark Barron. Alabama second-team players are offensive guard Barrett Jones, center William Vlachos, running back Mark Ingram, all-purpose player and return specialist Trent Richardson (counts as two selections), linebacker Dont’a Hightower, safety Robert Lester and cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick.

Georgia’s first-team players are offensive tackle Clint Boling, linebacker Justin Houston and kicker Blair Walsh. Georgia’s second-team players are tight end Orson Charles, wide receiver A.J. Green and punter Drew Butler.

Auburn’s first-team players are offensive tackle Lee Ziemba, center Ryan Pugh, quarterback Cam Newton and defensive tackle Nick Fairley. Auburn doesn’t have any second-team players.

2010 COACHES’ ALL-SEC TEAMS

(*-Ties) (Coaches could not vote for their own players)

FIRST-TEAM ALL-SEC -- OFFENSE

TE D.J. Williams Arkansas 6-2/251 Sr. Little Rock, Ark.

OL Derek Sherrod Mississippi State (T) 6-6/305 Sr. Columbus, Miss.

OL Lee Ziemba Auburn 6-8/319 Sr. Rogers, Ark.

OL DeMarcus Love Arkansas (T) 6-5/315 Sr. Lancaster, Texas

*OL James Carpenter Alabama (T) 6-5/300 Sr. Augusta, Ga.

*OL Clint Boling Georgia (T) 6-5/315 Sr. Alpharetta, Ga.

C Ryan Pugh Auburn (C) 6-4/297 Sr. Hoover, Ala.

WR Alshon Jeffery South Carolina 6-4/233 So. St. Matthews, S.C.

WR Julio Jones Alabama 6-4/220 Jr. Foley, Ala.

QB Cam Newton Auburn 6-6/250 Jr. College Park, Ga.

RB Marcus Lattimore South Carolina 6-0/218 Fr. Duncan, S.C.

RB Stevan Ridley LSU 6-0/226 Jr. Natchez, Miss.

AP Randall Cobb Kentucky 5-11/186 Jr. Alcoa, Tenn.

SECOND-TEAM ALL-SEC -- OFFENSE

TE Orson Charles Georgia 6-3/240 So. Tampa, Fla.

OL Larry Warford Kentucky (G) 6-3/329 So. Richmond, Ky.

OL Barrett Jones Alabama (G) 6-4/301 So. Memphis, Tenn.

OL Garrett Chisolm South Carolina (G) 6-6/303 Sr. Charleston, S.C.

OL Joseph Barksdale LSU (T) 6-6/318 Sr. Detroit, Mich.

C William Vlachos Alabama (C) 6-1/289 Jr. Birmingham, Ala.

WR A.J. Green Georgia 6-4/212 Jr. Summerville, S.C.

WR Randall Cobb Kentucky 5-11/186 Jr. Alcoa, Tenn.

QB Ryan Mallett Arkansas 6-6/238 Jr. Texarkana, Ark.

RB Knile Davis Arkansas 6-0/220 So. Missouri City, Texas

RB Mark Ingram Alabama 5-10/215 Jr. Flint, Mich.

AP Trent Richardson Alabama 5-11/220 So. Pensacola, Fla.

FIRST-TEAM ALL-SEC -- DEFENSE

DL Drake Nevis LSU 6-2/285 Sr. Marrero, La.

DL Marcell Dareus Alabama 6-4/306 Jr. Birmingham, Ala.

DL Nick Fairley Auburn 6-5/298 Jr. Mobile, Ala.

DL Pernell McPhee Mississippi State 6-4/285 Sr. Pahokee, Fla.

LB Danny Trevathan Kentucky 6-1/223 Jr. Leesburg, Fla.

LB Kelvin Sheppard LSU 6-3/240 Sr. Stone Mountain, Ga.

LB Justin Houston Georgia 6-3/258 Jr. Statesboro, Ga.

DB Patrick Peterson LSU (CB) 6-1/222 Jr. Pompano Beach, Fla.

DB Mark Barron Alabama (S) 6-2/210 Jr. Mobile, Ala.

DB Ahmad Black Florida (S) 5-9/190 Sr. Lakeland, Fla.

DB Stephon Gilmore South Carolina (CB) 6-1/189 So. Rock Hill, S.C.

SECOND-TEAM ALL-SEC -- DEFENSE

DL Jake Bequette Arkansas 6-5/271 Jr. Little Rock, Ark.

DL Cliff Matthews South Carolina 6-4/268 Sr. Cheraw, S.C.

DL Devin Taylor South Carolina 6-7/249 So. Beaufort, S.C.

DL Jerrell Powe Ole Miss 6-2/320 Sr. Waynesboro, Miss.

LB Dont’a Hightower Alabama 6-4/260 So. Lewisburg, Tenn.

LB Chris White Mississippi State 6-4/245 Sr. Vancleave, Miss.

*LB Chris Marve Vanderbilt 6-0/235 Jr. Memphis, Tenn.

*LB Jerry Franklin Arkansas 6-1/241 Jr. Marion, Ark.

DB Robert Lester Alabama (S) 6-2/206 So. Foley, Ala.

DB Janoris Jenkins Florida (CB) 5-11/184 Jr. Pahokee, Fla.

DB Casey Hayward Vanderbilt 5-11/188 Jr. Perry, Ga.

*DB Janzen Jackson Tennessee 6-0/187 So. Lake Charles, La.

*DB Dre Kirkpatrick Alabama (CB) 6-3/190 So. Gadsden, Ala.

*DB Morris Claiborne LSU (CB) 6-0/177 So. Shreveport, La.

FIRST-TEAM ALL-SEC -- SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Blair Walsh Georgia 5-10/183 Jr. Boca Raton, Fla.

P Chas Henry Florida 6-3/215 Sr. Dallas, Ga.

RS Patrick Peterson LSU 6-1/222 Jr. Pompano Beach, Fla.

SECOND-TEAM ALL-SEC -- SPECIAL TEAMS

PK Josh Jasper LSU 5-11/171 Sr. Memphis, Tenn.

P Drew Butler Georgia 6-2/210 Jr. Duluth, Ga.

RS Trent Richardson Alabama 5-11 220 So. Pensacola, Fla.

HONORARY CAPTAIN

DE Nick Bell Mississippi State 6-3/265 So. Bessemer, Ala.

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