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NJCAA All-American football team

SCOTT SMITHTalent, talent, talent. That’s what we got out of the Jayhawk this year and it translated to the NJCAA All-American football teams that just came out. Look at some of these names and remember them for Wednesday/Thursday … I’ve got big plans for signing day Wed. and a story for Thursday. The names you see here are all guys who can step in and start at four-year schools right away, some for teams you see every Saturday on TV. A few you end up watching on Sundays.

Anyhow, the full list of all the teams are below — you can see that both the Jayhawk Conference offensive and defensive players of the year made the first team with Fort Scott running back Jasmin Hopkins and Butler defensive end Scott Smith. The Greyhounds grabbed three first-team selections with Hopkins, linebacker Lavonte David and offensive lineman Jermarcus Hardrick.

Here’s the list: