Courtesy of the Bednarik Award
The Chuck Bednarik Award, given to the National Defensive Player of the Year, has announced its 2010 Watch List.
2010 Chuck Bednarik Award Watch List
Player School Pos. Yr.
Acho, Sam Texas DE Sr.
Amukamara, Prince Nebraska CB Sr.
Austin, Marvin North Carolina DT Sr.
Ayers, Akeem UCLA LB Jr.
Bailey, Allen Miami DE Sr.
Barron, Mark Alabama S Jr.
Beal, Jeremy Oklahoma DE Sr.
Black, Ahmad Florida S Sr.
Borland, Chris Wisconsin LB So.
Burfict, Vontaze Arizona State LB So.
Burney, Kendric North Carolina CB Sr.
Bynes, Josh Auburn LB Sr.
Carder, Tank TCU LB Jr.
Casey, Jurrell USC DT Jr.
Clayborn, Adrian Iowa DE Sr.
Crawford, Jack Penn State DE Jr.
Crick, Jared Nebraska DT Jr.
Dareus, Marcell Alabama DE Jr.
Dowling, Ras-I Virginia CB Sr.
Foster, Mason Washington LB Sr.
Gilmore, Stephon South Carolina CB So.
Harris, Brandon Miami CB Jr.
Herzlich, Mark Boston College LB Sr.
Heyward, Cameron Ohio State DE Sr.
Hightower, Dont'a Alabama LB Jr.
Homan, Ross Ohio State LB Sr.
Houston, Justin Georgia LB Jr.
Jones, Greg Michigan State LB Sr.
Kerrigan, Ryan Purdue DE Sr.
Kuechly, Luke Boston College LB So.
Lewis, Travis Oklahoma LB Jr.
McCarthy, Colin Miami LB Sr.
McDaniel, DeAndre Clemson S Sr.
McNary, Josh Army DE Sr.
McPhee, Pernell Mississippi State DE Sr.
Miller, Bruce UCF DE Sr.
Miller, Von Texas A&M LB Sr.
Moch, Dontay Nevada DE Sr.
Mohamed, Mike Cal LB Sr.
Moore, Rahim UCLA S Jr.
Paea, Stephen Oregon State DT Sr.
Peterson, Patrick LSU CB Jr.
Powe, Jerrell Ole Miss DT Sr.
Quinn, Robert North Carolina DE Jr.
Robinson, Adrian Temple DE Jr.
Romeus, Greg Pittsburgh DE Sr.
Rowe, Kenny Oregon DE Sr.
Sands, Robert West Virginia S Jr.
Sash, Tyler Iowa S Jr.
Sheppard, Kelvin LSU LB Sr.
Smith, Aldon Missouri DE So.
Smith, Derrell Syracuse LB Sr.
Te'o, Manti Notre Dame LB So.
Wade, Trevin Arizona CB Jr.
Watt, J.J. Wisconsin DE Jr.
Williams, Aaron Texas CB Jr.
Williams, Korey Southern Miss LB Jr.
Wilson, Lawrence Connecticut LB Sr.
Winterswyk, Ryan Boise State DE Sr.
Wujciak, Alex Maryland LB Sr.