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The 1923 College Football All-America team consists of American football players selected to the College Football All-America Teams selected by various organizations in 1923.


All-Americans of 1923


  • Lynn Bomar, Vanderbilt (College Football Hall of Fame) (AW-2; WC-1; FW)
  • Ray Eklund, Minnesota (AW-1; FW; LP-1; NB-1; DW-2; TT-1; PH-1)
  • Pete MacRae, Syracuse (AW-1; WC-2; FW; LP-1; NB-1; DW-1; TT-1; PH-1)
  • Homer Hazel, Rutgers (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-1)
  • Charles Berry, Lafayette (AW-2)
  • Dick Luman, Yale (AW-3; WC-3; DW-2)
  • Charles "Trusty" Tallman, West Virginia (AW-3; WC-2)
  • Edmund Stout, Princeton (WC-3)
  • Frank Rokusek, Illinois (LP-2)
  • Bill Supplee, Maryland (LP-2; DW-3; TT-2)
  • Elmer A. Lampe, Chicago (NB-2)
  • Henry Wakefield, Vanderbilt (NB-2; DW-1)
  • Frank L. Henderson, Cornell (DW-3)
  • Fred Graham, West Virginia (TT-2)
  • Wayne Hall, Washington (TT-3)
  • Henry Bjorkman, Dartmouth (TT-3)



  • Charles Hubbard, Harvard (AW-1; WC-1; FW; LP-1; NB-1; DW-1; TT-2; PH-1)
  • Jim McMillen, Illinois (AW-1; FW; NB-1; DW-1; TT-1)
  • Joe Bedenk, Penn State (AW-2; WC-1; DW-2; TT-3; PH-1)
  • Edliff Slaughter, Michigan (LP-1)
  • Welch, Colgate (AW-2; LP-2; NB-2; DW-2; TT-1)
  • Cyril Aschenback, Dartmouth (AW-3; WC-2; LP-2; TT-3)
  • August Farwick, Army (AW-3; NB-2; DW-3; TT-2)
  • Brown, Notre Dame (WC-2)
  • Arthur G. Carney, Navy (WC-3)
  • Johnson, Texas A&M (WC-3)
  • Richard Faville, Stanford (DW-3)


  • Jack Blott, Michigan (AW-1; WC-1; FW; NB-1; DW-1)
  • Edgar Garbisch, Army (College Football Hall of Fame) (AW-2; WC-3; NB-2; DW-2; TT-1; PH-1)
  • Edwin "Babe" Horrell, California (College Football Hall of Fame) (AW-3; LP-1; DW-3)
  • Winslow Lovejoy, Yale (WC-2; LP-2; TT-2)
  • Adam Walsh, Notre Dame (TT-3)



  • Red Grange, Illinois (College Football Hall of Fame) (AW-1; WC-1; FW; LP-1; NB-1; DW-1; TT-1; PH-1)
  • Harry Wilson, Penn State (College Football Hall of Fame) (AW-1; WC-2; FW; DW-2; TT-2; PH-1)
  • Don Miller, Notre Dame (College Football Hall of Fame) (LP-2; NB-1; DW-1; TT-2 [fb])
  • Harry Kipke, Michigan (College Football Hall of Fame) (AW-2; LP-1; TT-3)
  • Earl Martineau, Minnesota (AW-3; WC-1; NB-2; TT-3 [fb])
  • Mal Stevens, Yale (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-2 [fb]; LP-2; DW-3; TT-3)
  • Don Nichols, California (AW-2; TT-1)
  • Dave Noble, Nebraska (LP-2; DW-2; TT-2)
  • Eddie Tryon, Colgate (AW-3; WC-2)
  • Walter Koppisch, Columbia (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-3)
  • Boren, Pittsburgh (WC-3)
  • Gil Reese, Vanderbilt (DW-3)


  • Bill Mallory, Yale (College Football hall of Fame) (AW-2; WC-1; NB-1; DW-1; TT-1; PH-1)
  • John Levi, Haskell (AW-1; FW)
  • Elmer Layden, Notre Dame (College Football Hall of Fame) (LP-1; DW-2)
  • Ernie Nevers, Stanford (College and Pro Football Hall of Fame) (AW-3; WC-3)
  • Merrill Taft, Wisconsin (LP-2; NB-2)
  • John Webster Thomas, Chicago (DW-3)


  1. ESPN College Football Encyclopedia, p. 1155
  2. "Athletic World All America". The Decatur Review. 1923-12-16.
  3. "Walter Camp's All-American Team". Alton Evening Telegraph. 1923-12-19.
  4. Norman E. Brown (1923-12-10). "Marty Below On First All-American Eleven: Merrill Taft Gets Berth On Second Team". The Capital Times (Madison, WI).
  5. Lawrence Perry (1923-12-16). "Cornell and Michigan Get Two Places on Perry Eleven, One for Syracuse: Famed Gridiron Expert Rates Pfann, Sundstrom and MacRae Among Best". Syracuse Herald.
  6. "Walsh Picks Three Teams of All-Americans In 1923 Seasonal Postmortem". The Coshocton Tribune. 1923-12-06.
  7. Tom Thorp (1923-12-08). "Eastern Grid Players Get Six Places On All-American: Tom Thorp Picks Star Mythical Eleven of 1923 for the Baltimore News". Cumberland Evening Times.
  8. "All Americans: Percy Haughton's Team". Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune. 1923-12-11.
  9. Consensus All-American designations based on the NCAA guide to football award winners

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