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The 1998 College Football All-America Team is composed of the following All-American Teams: Associated Press, Football Writers Association of America, American Football Coaches Association, Walter Camp Foundation, The Sporting News and Football News.

The College Football All-America Team is an honor given annually to the best American college football players at their respective positions. The original usage of the term All-America seems to have been to such a list selected by football pioneer Walter Camp in the 1890s. The NCAA officially recognizes All-Americans selected by the AP, AFCA, FWAA, TSN, and the WCFF to determine Consensus All-Americans.

Offense

Quarterback

Running back

  • Ricky Williams, Texas (AFCA, AP, FWAA, TSN, Walter Camp, FN)
  • Mike Cloud, Boston College (AFCA, AP, FWAA)
  • Ron Dayne, Wisconsin (Walter Camp)
  • Devin West, Missouri (TSN, FN)

Wide receiver

Tight end

  • Rufus French, Mississippi (AFCA, AP, TSN, Walter Camp, FN)

Tackle

Guard

Center

Defense

End

Tackle

Linebacker

Cornerback

Safety

Special teams

Kicker

Punter

  • Joe Kristosik, UNLV (AFCA, AP, FWAA, Walter Camp, FN)
  • Shane Lechler, Texas A&M (TSN)

All-purpose player / return specialist

  • David Allen, Kansas State (AP, FWAA, TSN)
  • Kevin Johnson, Syracuse (AFCA)

References


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