Originally posted on Fox Sports South  |  Last updated 7/18/13
HOOVER, Ala. The SEC released the media's picks for the All-SEC teams on Wednesday morning, with Alabama garnering a league-high seven selections on the first team. At quarterback, Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel (Texas A&M 119 first-team votes) eclipsed Alabama's AJ McCarron (67 votes) and Georgia's Aaron Murray (52) for first-team honors, even though McCarron is a reigning national champion and Murray is on track to become the SEC's all-time passing leader by season's end. On the defensive front, South Carolina's Jadeveon Clowney secured 223 first-place votes, easily outdistancing any other player in that realm, offense or defense. However, he finished 20 votes shy of becoming just the second unanimous preseason selection since 2000 (Arkansas tailback Darren McFadden). Since 1992, Alabama owns the single-season markl for the most players on the first team (nine in 2001). OFFENSE FIRST TEAM QB Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M RB T.J. Yeldon, Alabama RB Todd Gurley, Georgia WR Amari Cooper, Alabama WR Jordan Matthews, Vanderbilt TE Arthur Lynch, Georgia OL Cyrus Kouandjio, Alabama OL Jake Matthews, Texas A&M OL Anthony Steen, Alabama OL Gabe Jackson, Mississippi State C Travis Swanson, Arkansas SECOND TEAM QB AJ McCarron, Alabama RB Tre Mason, Auburn (15)RB RB LaDarius Perkins, Mississippi State RB Keith Marshall, Georgia WR Donte Moncrief, Ole Miss WR Mike Evans, Texas A&M TE Rory Anderson, South Carolina OL Antonio Richardson, Tennessee OL Jon Halapio, Florida OL Chris Burnette, Georgia OL Ja'Wuan James, Tennessee C Reese Dismukes, Auburn THIRD TEAM QB Aaron Murray, Georgia RB Matt Jones, Florida RB Jeff Scott, Ole Miss RB Alfred Blue, LSU WR Malcolm Mitchell, Georgia WR Jarvis Landry, LSU TE Brian Vogler, Alabama OL La'el Collins, LSU OL Josh Williford, LSU OL Wesley Johnson, Vanderbilt OL A.J. Cann, South Carollina OL Zach Fulton, Tennessee C James Stone, Tennessee C Jonotthan Harrison, Florida DEFENSE FIRST TEAM DL Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina DL Dominique Easley, Florida DL Anthony Johnson, LSU DL Chris Smith, Arkansas LB C.J. Mosley, Alabama LB A.J. Johnson, Tennessee LB Denzel Nkemdiche, Ole Miss DB Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, Alabama DB Craig Loston, LSU DB Loucheiz Purifoy, Florida DB Deion Belue, Alabama SECOND TEAM DL Xzavier Dickson, Alabama DL Ed Stinson, Alabama DL Dee Ford, Auburn DL Jeoffrey Pagan, Alabama LB Adrian Hubbard, Alabama LB Jordan Jenkins, Georgia LB Lamin Barrow, LSU DB Damian Swann, Georgia DB Andre Hal, Vanderbilt DB Marcus Roberson, Florida DB Vinnie Sunseri, Alabama THIRD TEAM DL Garrison Smith, Georgia DL Daniel McCullers, Tennessee DL Alvin Dupree, Kentucky DL C.J. Johnson, Ole Miss LB Ronald Powell, Florida LB Tahj Jones, LSU LB Trey DePriest, Alabama LB Avery Williamson, Kentucky DB E.J. Gaines, Missouri DB Charles Sawyer, Ole Miss DB Jalen Mills, LSU DB Chris Davis, Auburn SPECIALISTS FIRST TEAM P Kyle Christy, Florida PK Carey Spear, Vanderbilt RS Odell Beckham Jr., LSU AP Bruce Ellington, South Carolina SECOND TEAM P Cody Mandell, Alabama PK Cody Parkey, Auburn RS Bruce Ellington, South Carolina AP Odell Beckham Jr., LSU THIRD TEAM P Steven Clark, Auburn PK Zach Hocker, Arkansas RS Andre Debose, Florida AP Loucheiz Purifoy, Florida
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