Oklahoma football: Sooners' Tony Jefferson named 2nd-team AP All American
Oklahoma defensive back Tony Jefferson was named to the AP All-America second team on Tuesday.
Jefferson, a junior safety, leads the Sooners with 113 total tackles this season. He also had two interceptions and three pass breakups.
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Jefferson and the Sooners will take on Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel and Texas A&M on Jan. 4 in the Cotton Bowl in Dallas.
Texas A&M had four players on the three All-America teams.
Here is a look at the three AP All-America teams:
Quarterback: Johnny Manziel, redshirt freshman, 6-foot-1, 200 pounds, Texas A&M.
Running backs: Montee Ball, senior, 5-11, 215, Wisconsin; Ka'Deem Carey, sophomore, 5-10, 197, Arizona.
Tackles: Luke Joeckel, junior, 6-6, 310, Texas A&M; Taylor Lewan, junior, 6-8, 309, Michigan.
Guards: Chance Warmack, senior, 6-3, 320, Alabama; Jonathan Cooper, senior, 6-3, 295, North Carolina.
Center: Barrett Jones, senior, 6-5, 302, Alabama.
Tight end: Zach Ertz, senior, 6-6, 252, Stanford.
Receivers: Marqise Lee, sophomore, 6-0, 195, Southern California; Terrance Williams, senior, 6-2, 205, Baylor.
All-purpose player: Tavon Austin, senior, 5-9, 171, West Virginia.
Kicker: Cairo Santos, junior, 5-8, 160, Tulane.
Ends: Jadeveon Clowney, sophomore, 6-6, 256, South Carolina; Bjoern Werner, junior, 6-4, 255, Florida State.
Tackles: Star Lotulelei, senior, 6-4, 320, Utah; Will Sutton, junior, 6-1, 267, Arizona State.
Linebackers: Manti Te'o, senior, 6-2, 255, Notre Dame; Jarvis Jones, junior, 6-3, 241, Georgia; C.J. Mosley, junior, 6-2, 232, Alabama.
Cornerbacks: Dee Milliner, junior, 6-1, 199, Alabama; Jordan Poyer, sophomore, 6-0, 172, Oregon State.
Safeties: Phillip Thomas, senior, 6-1, 215, Fresno State; Matt Elam, junior, 5-10, 202, Florida.
Punter: Ryan Allen, senior, 6-2, 215, Louisiana Tech.
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