UM's Lewis, Peppers make Walter Camp watch list

The Detroit News
Jabrill Peppers

Michigan's Jourdan Lewis and Jabrill Peppers made the 40-player Walter Camp Award preseason watch list.

The award, voted on by FBS coaches and sports information directors, is presented to the national player of the year.

Lewis, a senior cornerback from Detroit Cass Tech, and Peppers, a junior linebacker / safety, were joined on the list by Western Michigan's Corey Davis, a senior wide receiver.

Iowa cornerback Desmond King, a senior from Detroit East English, also is on the watch list.

WALTER CAMP AWARD WATCH LIST

Quarterbacks

J.T. Barrett, Junior, QB, Ohio State

C.J. Beathard, Senior, QB, Iowa

Josh Dobbs, Senior, QB, Tennessee

Luke Falk, Junior, QB, Washington State

Chad Kelly, Senior, QB, Ole Miss

DeShone Kizer, Junior, QB, Notre Dame

Tanner Mangum, Sophomore, QB, BYU

Baker Mayfield, Senior, QB, Oklahoma #

Nick Mullens, Senior, QB, Southern Miss

Josh Rosen, Sophomore, QB, UCLA

Seth Russell, Senior, QB, Baylor

Brett Rypien, Sophomore, QB, Boise State

Anu Solomon, RS Junior, QB, Arizona

Greg Ward, Senior, QB, Houston

Deshaun Watson, Junior, QB, Clemson *

Running backs

Nick Chubb, Junior, RB, Georgia

Dalvin Cook, Junior, RB, Florida State *

Leonard Fournette, Junior, RB, LSU #

Royce Freeman, Junior, RB, Oregon

Wayne Gallman, Junior, RB, Clemson

Justin Jackson, Junior, RB, Northwestern

Marlon Mack, Junior, RB, South Florida

Christian McCaffrey, Junior, RB/KR, Stanford *

Samaje Perine, Junior, RB, Oklahoma

Donnel Pumphrey, Senior, RB, San Diego State

Larry Rose, Junior, RB, New Mexico State

Wide receivers / tight ends

Corey Davis, Senior, WR, Western Michigan

Christian Kirk, Sophomore, WR, Texas A&M

Jordan Leggett, TE, Senior, Clemson *

JuJu Smith-Schuster, Junior, WR, USC

Defense

Myles Garrett, Junior, DE, Texas A&M #

Eddie Jackson, Junior, DB, Alabama *

Derwin James, Sophomore, DB, Florida State

Malik Jefferson, Sopohomore, LB, Texas

Desmond King, Senior, DB, Iowa #

Jourdan Lewis, Senior, DB, Michigan *

Shawun Lurry, Junior, DB, Northern Illinois *

Raekwon McMillan, Junior, LB, Ohio State *

Jabrill Peppers, Sophomore, LB, Michigan

Anthony Walker, Junior, LB, Northwestern

# – 2015 Walter Camp First Team All-America selection

*-  2015 Walter Camp Second Team All-America selection