The 2005 College Football All-America Team is composed of the following All-American Teams: Associated Press, Football Writers Association of America, American Football Coaches Association, Walter Camp Foundation, The Sporting News, Sports Illustrated, Pro Football Weekly, ESPN, CBS Sports, College Football News, and

The College Football All-America Team is an honor given annually to the best American college football players at their respective positions. The original usage of the term All-America seems to have been to such a list selected by football pioneer Walter Camp in the 1890s. The NCAA officially recognizes All-Americans selected by the AP, AFCA, FWAA, TSN, and the WCFF to determine Consensus All-Americans.

Eighteen players were recognized as consensus All-Americans for 2005, 12 of them unanimously. Unanimous selections are followed by an asterisk (*)

2005 Consensus All-Americans[1]
Name Position Year University
Vince Young Quarterback Junior Texas
Reggie Bush* Running back Junior USC
Jerome Harrison Senior Washington State
Dwayne Jarrett* Wide receiver Sophomore USC
Jeff Samardzija Junior Notre Dame
Marcedes Lewis Tight end Senior UCLA
Greg Eslinger* Center Senior Minnesota
Max Jean-Gilles Offensive line Senior Georgia
Marcus McNeill Senior Auburn
Jonathan Scott* Senior Texas
Deuce Lutui Senior USC
Elvis Dumervil* Defensive line Senior Louisville
Tamba Hali* Senior Penn State
Haloti Ngata Senior Oregon
Rodrique Wright Senior Texas
A. J. Hawk* Linebacker Senior Ohio State
Demeco Ryans* Senior Alabama
Paul Posluszny Senior Penn State
Jimmy Williams* Defensive back Senior Virginia Tech
Michael Huff* Senior Texas
Greg Blue Senior Georgia
Tye Hill Senior Clemson
Mason Crosby Kicker Junior Colorado
Ryan Plackemeier* Punter Senior Wake Forest
Maurice Drew* Return specialist Junior UCLA



Running backs


Wide receivers

Tight end








Special teams




See also


  1. ^ "Official 2007 NCAA Division I Football Record Books" (PDF). National Collegiate Athletic Association. 2007. p. 224. Archived from the original (PDF) on September 30, 2007.