All-American Bowl alumni named to Outland Trophy Watch List


The preseason watch list for the 2019 Outland Trophy presented by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases was released Tuesday. Award is given annually to the nation’s best interior lineman on offense or defense.

Nine former All-American Bowl athletes were named to the preseason watch list.

  • Derick Brown (Auburn)
  • Neville Gallimore (Oklahoma)
  • Creed Humphrey (Oklahoma)
  • Tommy Kraemer (Notre Dame)
  • Walker Little (Stanford)
  • Michael Onwenu (Michigan)
  • John Simpson (Clemson)
  • Andrew Thomas (Georgia)
  • Tristan Wirfs (Iowa)

The winner of the 74th Outland Trophy will be announced during the Home Depot College Football Awards on December 12th in Atlanta.

Watch the twentieth edition of the annual East vs. West matchup on Saturday, January 4, 2020 in the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The Bowl will be nationally televised, live on NBC at 12:00 Noon CST, and will feature the nation’s top 100 high school football players.