Ole Miss' Patrick Willis, and Arkansas' Sam Olajubutu, both Linebackers, are on the Watch List
Hogs Tailback Darren McFadden is on the list for the Maxwell Award.
That honor goes to the Collegiate Player of the Year!.
He's one of only 11-sophomores on the pre-season list.
McFadden rushed for 1,113 yards and 11-touchdowns last season.
for the Chuck Bednarik Award, signifying the nations' outstanding collegiate defender..
Also on the Maxwell list, Tennessee Quarterback Erik Ainge and Ole Miss transfer Running Back BenJarvus Green-Ellis.
The Winner will be announced in December.