2018 Football

2018 HBCU Gameday Preseason FCS All-American Team

Welcome to our FCS All-American team. Check out the top players from the MEAC and SWAC, as well as Tennessee State and Hampton, heading into the 2018 season.

Elijah Bell gets ready for action

First-Team Offense

QB, Lamar Raynard – North Carolina A&T
RB, Marquell Cartwright – North Carolina A&T
RB P.J. Simmons – Alcorn State
WR Elijah Bell – North Carolina A&T
WR Jequez Ezzard – Howard
TE, Jordan Jones – Grambling
OL, William Waddell – Grambling
OL Thomas Burton – Tennessee State
OL, Dwayne Brown – Bethune Cookman
OL Marcus Pettiford- North Carolina A&T
OL, Mustaffa Ibrahim – Alcorn State

First-Team Defense

DL, Stefan Banks – Savannah State
DL, La’Allen Clark – Grambling
DL, Malachi Washington, Jr. – Morgan State
DL, Vernon Moland – Alabama A&M
LB, De’Arius Christmas – Grambling State
LB, Patrick Harbin – Mississippi Valley
LB, Rico Kennedy – Morgan State
DB, Franklin (Mac) McCain III – North Carolina A&T
DB, Javen Morrison – Alcorn State
DB, Davanta Reynolds – North Carolina Central
DB, Alex Brown – South Carolina State

K, Marc Orozoco – Grambling State
P, Jamie Gillan – UAPB
RS, Marcus Taylor – Norfolk State

Caylin Newton Howard
Second-Team Offense

QB, Caylin Newton – Howard
RB, Isaiah Totten – North Carolina Central
RB, Devin Bowers – FAMU
WR, Stephen Newbold – Tennessee State
WR, Quinn McElfresh – Mississippi Valley
TE, Josh McCoy – North Carolina Central
OL, Marley Connley – North Carolina Central
OL, Obinna Nwankwo – Florida A&M
OL, Nick Leverett – North Carolina Central
OL, Corbin Finlayson – Prairie View A&M
OL, Phillip Norman – Bethune-Cookman

Second-Team Defense

DL, Nigel Chavis – Norfolk State
DL, Darryl Johnson – North Carolina A&T
DL, Sam Blue – North Carolina A&T
DL, Tashad Charity – UAPB
LB, Trae Ferrell – Alcorn State
LB, Julian Marcante – Texas Southern
LB, Blair Edwards – Tennessee State
DB, Timadre Abram – North Carolina A&T
DB, Bryan Cook – Howard
DB, Demerio Houston – Southern
DB, Vincent Sellars – Tennessee State

K, Noel Ruiz – North Carolina A&T
P, Fidel Romo-Martinez – Delaware State
RS, Devon Johnson – Tennessee State


2018 HBCU Gameday Preseason FCS All-American Team


  1. Pingback: MEAC Predictions: A&T expected to repeat as champs - HBCU Gameday

  2. Pingback: A&T, Alcorn State stars on Payton Award's watch list - HBCU Gameday

  3. Pingback: HBCU Uniform Update: North Carolina A&T adds grey to collection - HBCU Gameday

  4. Pingback: Grambling still the team to beat in SWAC, even with losses - HBCU Gameday

  5. Pingback: Grambling still the team to beat in SWAC, even with losses | The HBCU App News

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


To Top