1936 College Football All-America team is composed of college football players who were selected as All-Americans by various organizations and writers that chose College Football All-America Teams for the 1936 college football season. The organizations that chose the teams included: the United Press; the Associated Press; Collier's Weekly; and the New York Sun.
All-American selections for 1936 Edit
AP = Associated Press
 UP = United Press
 COL = Collier's Weekly
 INS = International News Service
 NEA = Newspaper Editors Association
 LIB = Liberty Magazine, "the All-Players All-American eleven, as announced by the editors of Liberty magazine"
 CP = Central Press Association: "In the sixth annual Captains' All-American, selected by more than 50 gridiron leaders of important universities and colleges throughout the United States, the East is represented at three positions."
 WC = Walter Camp Football Foundation
Bold = Consensus All-American
1 - First Team Selection
2 - Second Team Selection
3 - Third Team Selection
, Minnesota (College Football Hall of Fame) Ed Widseth (AP-1; UP-1; COL-1; INS-1; NEA-1; LIB-1; CP-1; WC-1)
, Pittsburgh (College Football Hall of Fame) Ave Daniell (AP-1; UP-1; COL-1; NEA-1; CP-1)
Frank Kinard, Mississippi (College and Pro Football Hall of Fame) (INS-1; WC-1; AP-3)
Chebro, Colgage (LIB-1)
Charles Toll, Princeton (AP-2)
Charley Hamrick, Ohio State (AP-2)
Moss, Tulane (CP-2)
Ed Franco, Fordham (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-3; CP-2)
, Fordham (College and Pro Football Hall of Fame) Alex Wojciechowicz (COL-1; NEA-1; CP-2)
, Duquesne Mike Basrak (AP-1; INS-1; LIB-1; CP-1; WC-1)
Bob Herwig, California (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-2; UP-1)
Walter Gilbert, Auburn (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-3)
, TCU (College and Pro Football Hall of Fame) Sammy Baugh (AP-2 [hb]; UP-1; COL-1; INS-1 [hb]; NEA-1 [hb]; CP-1)
Ed Goddard, Washington State (Second pick in the 1937 NFL Draft) (AP-3; UP-1; NEA-1; CP-2)
Clint Frank, Yale (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-1; COL-1 [hb])
Falanche, Santa Clara (INS-1)
Franny Murray, Penn (AP-2)
, Duke (College and Pro Football Hall of Fame) Ace Parker (AP-1; UP-1; INS-1; LIB-1 [qb]; CP-1 [fb]; WC-1)
, Marquette Ray Buivid (AP-1; COL-1; NEA-1; LIB-1; CP-1)
Nello Falaschi, Santa Clara (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-3; WC-1)
Don Heap, Northwestern (CP-1)
Kent Ryan, Utah State (WC-1)
Andy Uram, Minnesota (AP-2; CP-2)
Joe Riley, Alabama (CP-1)
Jimmie Cain, Washington (LIB-1)
Philip Dickens, Tennessee (AP-3)
Alan Gould (AP Sports Editor) (1936-12-04). "East Dominates Positions on Mythical Grid Team". Ogden Standard-Examiner.
"All-America Team Chosen For Season". The Times (San Mateo, CA). 1936-11-24.
"All-American Team Named by Collier's: Tinsley, Frank and Francis Picked as Three Outstanding Players". Hope Star. 1936-12-11.
"All-American For I.N.S. Service". Chester Times. 1936-12-01.
"NEA Names Slingin' Sammy Baugh On All-America Team: NEA PICKS FOOTBALL'S FINEST OF 1936". Abilene Daily Reporter. 1936-11-24.
"Francis Leads Players' 'Team'". Salt Lake Tribune. 1937-01-06.
Bill Braucher (1936-12-05). "YANKEE TEAMS STEP OUT IN ALL-STAR VOTING: Playing Captains Pick Top Warriors". Post-Herald (WV).
"Walter Camp Football Foundation" . . http://waltercamp.org/index.php/teams_and_awards// ↑ Consensus All-American designations based on the
NCAA guide to football award winners