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Taylor Lewan named AP All-American

The honors keep rolling in for redshirt junior offensive tackle Taylor Lewan.
Lewan was named first-team All-America by the Associated Press Tuesday. He is also a first-team All-American selection, according to Walter Camp Football Foundation, ESPN.com and Athlon Sports.
Lewan was also named the Big Ten Offensive Lineman Of The Year.
He has made 27 consecutive starts at left tackle for the Wolverines and has been hailed as a potential first-round NFL Draft pick by ESPN.com draft analyst Mel Kiper.
Here's is a breakdown of the entire AP All-American list:
FIRST TEAM
Offense
Quarterback: Johnny Manziel, redshirt freshman, Texas A&M
Running back: Montee Ball, senior, Wisconsin
Running back: Ka'Deem Carey, sophomore, Arizona
Tackle: Luke Joeckel, junior, Texas A&M
Tackle: Taylor Lewan, junior, Michigan
Guard: Chance Warmack, senior, Alabama
Guard: Jonathan Cooper, senior, North Carolina
Center: Barrett Jones, senior, Alabama
Tight end: Zach Ertz, senior, Stanford
Receiver: Marqise Lee, sophomore, Southern California
Receiver: Terrance Williams, senior, Baylor
All-purpose player: Tavon Austin, senior, West Virginia
Kicker: Cairo Santos, junior, Tulane
Defense
End: Jadeveon Clowney, sophomore, South Carolina
End: Bjoern Werner, junior, Florida State
Tackle: Star Lotulelei, senior, Utah
Tackle: Will Sutton, junior, Arizona State
Linebacker: Manti Te'o, senior, Notre Dame
Linebacker: Jarvis Jones, junior, Georgia
Linebacker: C.J. Mosley, junior, Alabama
Cornerback: Dee Milliner, junior, Alabama
Cornerback: Jordan Poyer, sophomore, Oregon State
Safety: Phillip Thomas, senior, Fresno State
Safety: Matt Elam, junior, Florida
Punter: Ryan Allen, senior, Louisiana Tech
SECOND TEAM
Offense
Quarterback: Collin Klein, senior, Kansas State
Running back: Kenjon Barner, senior, Oregon
Running back: Johnathan Franklin, senior, UCLA
Tackle: D.J. Fluker, junior, Alabama
Tackle: David Yankey, junior, Stanford
Guard: Spencer Long, junior, Nebraska
Guard: Cyril Richardson, junior, Baylor
Center: Dalton Freeman, senior, Clemson
Tight end: Tyler Eifert, senior, Notre Dame
Receiver: Stedman Bailey, junior, West Virginia
Receiver: Quinton Patton, senior, Louisiana Tech
All-purpose player: Jordan Lynch, junior, Northern Illinois
Kicker: Dustin Hopkins, senior, Florida State
Defense
End: Damontre Moore, junior, Texas A&M
End: Stephon Tuitt, sophomore, Notre Dame
Tackle: Johnathan Hankins, junior, Ohio State
Tackle: Kawann Short, senior, Purdue
Linebacker: Kevin Minter, junior, LSU
Linebacker: Anthony Barr, junior, UCLA
Linebacker: Arthur Brown, senior, Kansas State
Cornerback: Johnthan Banks, senior, Mississippi State
Cornerback: Bradley Roby, sophomore, Ohio State
Safety: Eric Reid, junior, LSU
Safety: Tony Jefferson, junior, Oklahoma
Punter: Riley Stephenson, senior, BYU
THIRD TEAM
Offense
Quarterback: A.J. McCarron, junior, Alabama
Running back: Stefphon Jefferson, junior, Nevada
Running back: Giovani Bernard, sophomore, North Carolina
Tackle: Jake Matthews, junior, Texas A&M
Tackle: Eric Fisher, senior, Central Michigan
Guard: Larry Warford, senior, Kentucky
Guard: Xavier Su'a-Filo, sophomore, UCLA
Center: Braxston Cave, senior, Notre Dame
Tight end: Austin Seferian-Jenkins, sophomore, Washington
Receiver: DeAndre Hopkins, junior, Clemson
Receiver: Cobi Hamilton, senior, Arkansas
All-purpose player: Dri Archer, junior, Kent State
Kicker: Caleb Sturgis, senior, Florida
Defense
End: John Simon, senior, Ohio State
End: Sam Montgomery, junior, LSU.
Tackle: Shariff Floyd, junior, Florida
Tackle: Chris Jones, senior, Bowling Green.
Linebacker: Khaseem Greene, senior, Rutgers
Linebacker: Trent Murphy, senior, Stanford
Linebacker: Kyle Van Noy, junior, BYU
Cornerback: Ifo Ekpre-Olomu, sophomore, Oregon
Cornerback: Jason Verrett, junior, TCU
Safety: Ed Reynolds, junior, Stanford
Safety: Ty Zimmerman, junior, Kansas State
Punter: Kyle Christy, sophomore, Florida
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