A&M Standouts Marshall And Webb Named To Boxtorow Preseason All-American team

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Normal, Ala. – Alabama A&M’s defensive back Vernon Marshall and offensive lineman Jamal-Johnson-Webb were named to the 2012 Boxtorow Preseason HBCU All-American Team.

The preseason team is made up of 27 of the top HBCU football players in the country. The voters are comprised of some of America’s writers and media members who cover HBCU football.
 
This is Webb’s second All-American honor and his fourth preseason accolade.  Marshall was named to the 2012 All-Southwestern Athletic Conference team and the 2012 preseason Collegesportsmadness.com All-SWAC squad for his 75 total tackles, 11 tackles-for-loss, three sacks and an interception.  
 
The 2012 Boxtorow Preseason HBCU All-American Team is listed below:
 
Offense
QB: Kameron Smith, Winston-Salem State, 6-0, 180. Sr., Garner, N.C.
RB: David Carter, Morehouse, 5-10, 225, Sr., Marietta, Ga.
RB: Mike Mayhew, North Carolina A&T, 5-10, 205, Sr., Charlotte, N.C.*
OL: Sanford Banks, Grambling State, 6-4, 319, r-soph., Columbus, Ga.** 
OL: Jamal Johnson-Webb, Alabama A&M, 6-6, 306, Sr., Atlanta, Ga.
OL: Terren Jones, Alabama State, 6-7, 320, Sr., Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
OL: Markus Lawrence, Winston-Salem St., 6-4, 280, Sr., Charlotte, N.C.
OL: Blake Matthews, Norfolk State, 6-4, 315, r-Sr., Manassas, Va.*
OL: Steven Robinson, Florida A&M, 6-3, 300, r-Sr., Tallahassee, Fla.
TE: E.J. Drewery, Jackson State, 6-6, 220, Sr., Chesapeake, Va.
TE: Joseph Hawkins, Norfolk State, 6-3, 245, Sr., Chicago, Ill.

WR: Xavier Boyce, Norfolk State, 6-4, 220, r-Sr., Virginia Beach, Va.*
WR: Rico Richardson, Jackson State, 6-1, 185, Sr., Natchez, Miss.
 
Defense
DL: Justin Blah, Albany State, 6-5, Sr., Alma, Ga.
DL: Tim Green, Lincoln (Pa.), 6-0, 225, Jr., Plainfield, N.J.
DL: Carlton Jones, Alabama State, 6-3, 230, Jr., Shreveport, La.
DL: Joseph LeBeau, Jackson State, 6-1, 245, Sr., New Orleans, La.*

LB: Raheem Cardwell     , Prairie View A&M, 6-2, 225, r-Jr., Alexandria, Va.
LB: Jarkevis Fields, Bethune-Cookman, 6-0, 230, r-Jr., Sanford, Fla.
LB: Keith Pough, Howard, 6-3, 225, r-Jr., Orangeburg, S.C.*
DB: Qua Cox, Jackson State, 6-0, 185, r-Sr., Tuskegee, Ala.           
DB: DeVontae Johnson, Florida A&M, 6-0, 183, Soph., Tallahassee, Fla.
DB: Vernon Marshall, Alabama A&M, 5-11, 188, Sr., Birmingham, Ala.
DB: Kejuan Riley, Alabama State, 6-0, 182, Jr., Wetumpka, Ala.*
 
Specialists
PK: Everett Goldberg, Norfolk State, 6-4, 210, Sr., Mesa Ridge, Col.
P: Bobby Wenzig, Alabama State, 6-2, 180, Jr., San Diego, Calif.
RS:Weldon Garlington, Tennessee State, 5-10, 160, Soph., Antioch, Tenn.
 
Courtesy Alabama A&M Media Relations