Finally, the multitude of preseason award watch lists have given a nod to Oklahoma State’s potent offense.
Josh Stewart and Tracy Moore are both on the Biletnikoff Award watch list, which is given to the nation’s best receiver.
Stewart had a breakout season in 2012, earning All-Big 12 honors after tallying 101 catches for 1,120 yards and seven touchdowns.
Moore, who entered 2012 as the Cowboys’ leading returning receiver, received a medical redshirt year after sustaining a season-ending ankle injury. In 2011, he tallied 45 catches for 672 yards and four touchdowns.
Former OSU star Justin Blackmon won the Biletnikoff Award in both 2010 and 2011.
Here’s a list of the OSU players who have are on various college football awards watch lists:
Paul Hornung Award (most versatile player): Justin Gilbert
Bednarik Award (best defensive player): Calvin Barnett
Bronco Nagurski Award (best defensive player): Calvin Barnett, Justin Gilbert, Shaun Lewis
Outland Trophy (best interior lineman): Calvin Barnett
Lombardi Award (best offensive or defensive lineman): Calvin Barnett
Biletnikoff Award (best wide receiver): Josh Stewart, Tracy Moore