1937 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 1937 college football season. The organizations that chose the teams included: the United Press; the Associated Press; Collier's Weekly selected by Grantland Rice; and the New York Sun.
All-American selections for 1937 Edit
UP = United Press, "selected by United Press sports writers, aided by 12 of the nation's foremost coaches"
 COL = Collier's Magazine
INS = International News Service
 NEA = Newspaper Editors Association
 CP = Central Press Association: "Chosen by more than 30 captains of leading universities and college teams in every part of the country, the eighth annual Captain's All-American is presented herewith."
 CE = Collyer’s Eye, selected by "sixty-seven nationally prominent football coaches, representing every major institution of learning, conference and district in the United States"
 WC = Walter Camp Football Foundation
Bold = Consensus All-American
1 - First Team Selection
2 - Second Team Selection
3 - Third Team Selection
, Notre Dame Chuck Sweeney (AP-1; UP-1; INS-3; CP-1)
, North Carolina Andy Bershak (AP-3; UP-2; COL-1; INS-3; NEA-1; CP-1; CE-1)
John Wysocki, Villanova (UP-1; INS-1; NEA-1; CP-3)
Raymond King, Minnesota ( UP-3; INS-1; CP-2; CE-1; WC-1)
Jerome H. Holland, Cornell (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-1; COL-1)
Perry Schwartz, California (WC-1)
Frank Souchak, Pittsburgh (UP-2; INS-2)
William Jordan, Georgia Tech (AP-2; INS-2)
Jim Benton, Arkansas (AP-3; CP-3)
Elmer Dohmann, Nebraska (CP-2)
Pete Smith, Oklahoma (AP-2)
Bill Daddio, Pittsburgh (UP-3)
, Fordham (College Football Hall of Fame) Ed Franco (AP-1; UP-1; COL-1; CP-1)
, Pittsburgh Tony Matisi (AP-1; UP-2; INS-2; CE-1; WC-1)
Frank "Bruiser" Kinard, Mississippi (College and Pro Football Hall of Fame) (AP-3; UP-1; INS-1; NEA-1; CE-1)
Ed Beinor, Notre Dame (UP-3; NEA-1; CP-3; WC-1)
Vic Markov, Washington (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-2; COL-1; INS-1)
Ryba, Alabama (INS-3; CP-1)
Fred Shirey, Nebraska (UP-2; INS-2)
John Mellus, Villanova (AP-2)
Kevorkian, Harvard (CP-2)
Edward Gatto, Louisiana State (AP-3)
Tipton, Alabama (UP-3)
Al Babartsky, Fordham (INS-3)
Ted Doyle, Nebraska (CP-3)
, Texas A&M (College Football Hall of Fame) Joe Routt (AP-1; UP-1; COL-1; INS-2; NEA-1; CP-1; CE-1)
, Alabama Leroy Monsky (AP-1; UP-2; COL-1; INS-2; CP-2; WC-1)
Vard Stockton, California (UP-1; INS-1; NEA-1; CP-1)
Gust Zarnas, Ohio State (WC-1)
Phil Dougherty, Santa Clara (INS-1)
Hedwig, California (CE-1)
Frank Twedell, Minnesota (AP-2; UP-2; INS-3; CP-3)
Gregory Zitrides, Dartmouth (AP-3; INS-3)
Sivell, Auburn (AP-3; CP-2)
Albin Lezouski (AP-2)
Norman Buckner, Tulane (UP-3)
Steve Slivinski, Washington (UP-3)
Joe Nee, Harvard (CP-3)
, Fordham (College and Pro Football Hall of Fame) Alex Wojciechowicz (AP-3; UP-1; INS-1; CP-2; CE-1; WC-1)
Carl Hinkle, Vanderbilt (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-1; UP-2; COL-1; INS-2; CP-1)
Charley Brock, Nebraska (NEA-1)
Bob Herwig, California (College Football Hall of Fame) (UP-3; INS-3)
Ki Aldrich, Texas Christian (College Football Hall of Fame) (First pick in the 1939 NFL Draft) (AP-2)
Elmore Hackney, Duke (INS-2)
Phil Doherty, Santa Clara (CP-3)
, Yale (College Football Hall of Fame) Clint Frank ( AP-1; UP-1; COL-1; INS-1; NEA-1; CP-1; CE-1; WC-1)
Sid Luckman, Columbia (College and Pro Football Hall of Fame) (Second pick in the 1939 NFL Draft) (AP-3; UP-2)
Andy Puplis, Notre Dame (UP-3; CP-3)
, Pittsburgh (College Football Hall of Fame) Marshall Goldberg (AP-1; UP-1 [fb] ; COL-1; INS-1 [hb]; NEA-1; CP-1; CE-1; WC-1)
, Colorado (College Football Hall of Fame) Byron "Whizzer" White (AP-1; UP-1; COL-1; INS-1; NEA-1; CP-1; CE-1)
Corbett Davis, Indiana (First pick in the 1938 NFL Draft) (INS-2 [fb]; CP-1WC-1)
Davey O'Brien, Texas Christian (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-2; UP-3; CP-2 [qb])
John Pingel, Michigan State (College Football Hall of Fame) ( (AP-2; INS-3; CP-3)
William "Bullet Bill" Osmanski, Holy Cross (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-2; INS-2)
Bob MacLeod, Dartmouth (College Football Hall of Fame) ( (AP-3; CP-2)
Hugh Wolfe, Texas (UP-2)
Joseph Gray, Oregon State (AP-2)
James Allen McDonald, Ohio State (Second pick in the 1938 NFL Draft) (AP-3)
Vic Bottari, California (College Football Hall of Fame) ( (UP-3)
Andy Stopper, Villanova (INS-3)
William "Bullet Bill" Patterson, Baylor (CP-3)
, California (College Football Hall of Fame) Sam Chapman (AP-1; UP-1; COL-1; INS-2; CP-2 [fb]; WC-1)
Joe Kilgrow, Alabama (UP-2 [hb]; INS-1; CP-2 [hb])
George Karamatic, Gonzaga (UP-2; NEA-1)
Johnny "Jelly Belly" Meek, California (INS-3 [qb]; CE-1)
Cecil Isbell, Purdue (College Football Hall of Fame) (AP-3; UP-3; CP-3)
George "Pinky" Rohm, Louisiana State (INS-3)
Alan Gould (1937-12-04). "Associated Press 1937 All-America Is Team of Iron Men". The Daily Tribune (Wisconsin Rapids).
Stuart Cameron (UP Sports Editor) (1937-12-01). Oshkosh Daily Northwestern.
"Frank, White Unanimous Choices on Collier Team". Daily Capital News. 1937-12-10.
"INS All-American Grid Selections". Waterloo Daily Courier. 1937-12-01.
Harry Grayson (1937-11-24). "Routt of Texas Aggies Places on All-America Picked by Grid Experts". Brownsville Herald.
Bill Braucher (1937-12-03). "NATION'S CAPTAINS PICK CENTRAL PRESS ALL-AMERICANS". Hammond Times.
"Collyer's All-American Places Herwig at Guard: Californian Moves Over for 'Wojie'". Middletown Times Herald. 1937-12-13.
"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