Watch List for Walter Camp Player of the Year Award

**  Forty players are included on the 2016 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list, which was released Friday, July 15th.  The Walter Camp is the fourth-oldest individual college football award.  There are 30 offensive players and 10 defensive ones.

**  Oklahoma senior quarterback Baker Mayfield was a first team Walter Camp All-American in 2015.  He threw for 3,700 yards and accounted for 36 touchdowns.  He’s on this season’s watch list, as is Clemson junior quarterback Deshawn Watson.  Watson, who piled up 4,104 passing yards and threw or ran for 35 touchdowns, made second team All-American last year.

**  Twelve players on the watch list have earned Walter Camp All-America designations in the past.

**  The Walter Camp Player of the Year Award is voted on by FBS head coaches and sports information directors from the 128 member schools.  Alabama running back Derrick Henry won in 2015.

**  The Walter Camp watch list for 2016…
.   J.T. Barrett              Jr   QB     Ohio State
.  C.J. Beathard          Sr   QB     Iowa
.  Dalvin Cook            Jr    RB     Florida State                        2015 Walter Camp 2nd Team All-American
.  Nick Chubb            Jr     RB     Georgia
.  Corey Davis           Sr    WR    Western Michigan
.  Josh Dobbs            Sr    QB    Tennessee
.  Luke Falk                Jr    QB    Washington State
.  Leonard Fournette   Jr  RB    Louisiana State                   2015 Walter Camp 1st Team All-American
.  Royce Freeman      Jr     RB    Oregon
.  Wayne Gallman     Jr     RB     Clemson
.  Myles Garrett         Jr    DE      Texas A&M                         2015 Walter Camp 1st Team All-American
.  Eddie Jackson         Jr    DB      Alabama                            2015 Walter Camp 2nd Team All-American
.  Justin Jackson         Jr    RB      Northwestern
.  Derwin James        So   DB      Florida State
.  Malik Jefferson      So   LB       Texas
.  Chad Kelly              Sr   QB      Mississippi
.  Desmond King       Sr   DB      Iowa                                  2015 Walter Camp 1st Team All-American
.  Christian Kirk         So   WR    Texas A&M
.  DeShone Kizer       Jr    QB     Notre Dame
.  Jordan Leggett       Sr   TE      Clemson                            2015 Walter Camp 2nd Team All-American
.  Jourdan Lewis        Sr   DB     Michigan                           2015 Walter Camp 2nd Team All-American
.  Shawun Lurry        Jr    DB     Northern Illinois               2015 Walter Camp 2nd Team All-American
.  Marlon Mack         Jr    RB      South Florida
.  Tanner Mangum   So   QB     Brigham Young
.  Baker Mayfield      Sr   QB     Oklahoma                         2015 Walter Camp 1st Team All-American
.  Christian McCaffrey  Jr RB/KR   Stanford                       2015 Walter Camp 2nd Team All-American
.  Raekwon McMillan  Jr   LB     Ohio State                         2015 Walter camp 2nd Team All-American
.  Nick Mullens           Sr   QB    Southern Mississippi
.  Jabrill Peppers        So   LB     Michigan
.  Samaje Perine         Jr   RB      Oklahoma
.  Donnel Pumphrey  Sr   RB      San Diego State
.  Larry Rose               Jr    RB      New Mexico State
.  Josh Rosen              So   QB     U.C.L.A.
.  Seth Russell            Sr    QB     Baylor
.  Brett Rypien            So   QB     Boise State
.  JuJu Smith-Schuster  Jr   WR    Southern California
.  Anu Solomon           Jr   QB      Arizona
.  Greg Ward, Jr           Sr   QB     Houston
.  Anthony Walker       Jr   LB      Northwestern
.  Deshaun Watson     Jr   QB     Clemson                          2015 Walter Camp 2nd Team All-Ameican

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