The 2020 College Football America Yearbook is out and it features information on 930 college football teams, and that includes more than 80 pages devoted to FBS. For each of the book’s conference previews, we selected a Starting Lineup made up of the best returning players in the conference.
Below is the list of each College Football America Yearbook FBS Starting Lineup, in alphabetical order by conference.
AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE
QB Brady White, Memphis, Sr.
RB Otis Anderson, UCF, Sr.
RB Shamari Brooks, Tulsa, Sr.
WR Marquez Stevenson, Houston, Sr.
WR Damonte Coxie, Memphis, Sr.
TE Kylen Granson, SMU, Sr.
OL Jaylon Thomas, SMU, Jr.
OL Obinna Eze, Memphis, Jr.
OL Cole Schneider, UCF, Jr.
OL Corey Dublin, Tulane, Sr.
C Dylan Parham, Memphis, Jr.
DL Elijah Ponder, Cincinnati, Sr.
DL Ifeanyi Maijeh, Temple, Jr.
DL Patrick Johnson, Tulane, Sr.
DL Kenny Turnier, UCF, Sr.
LB Xavier Smith, East Carolina, Jr.
LB Diego Fagot, Navy, Jr.
LB Zaven Collins, Tulsa, Jr.
DB Ja’Von Hicks, Cincinnati, Jr.
DB KJ Sails, USF, Sr.
DB Richie Grant, UCF, Sr.
DB Darrick Forrest, Cincinnati, Sr.
PK Riley Patterson, Memphis, Sr.
P James Smith, Cincinnati, Sr.
KR Marquez Stevenson, Houston, Sr.
PR Otis Anderson, UCF, Sr.
AP Kenneth Gainwell, Memphis, So.
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE
QB Trevor Lawrence, Clemson, Jr.
RB Travis Etienne, Clemson, Sr.
RB Javian Hawkins, Louisville, So.
WR Tutu Atwell, Louisville, Jr.
WR Sage Surratt, Wake Forest, Jr.
TE Brevin Jordan, Miami (FL), Jr.
OL Jackson Carman, Clemson, Jr.
OL Christian Darrisaw, Virginia Tech, Jr.
OL Ben Petrula, Boston College, Sr.
OL Jordan McFadden, Clemson, So.
C Jimmy Morrissey, Pittsburgh, Sr.
DL Quincy Roche, Miami (FL), Sr.
DL Gregory Rousseau, Miami (FL), So.
DL Jalen Twyman, Pittsburgh, Jr.
DL Marvin Wilson, Florida State, Sr.
LB Rayshard Ashby, Virginia Tech, Sr.
LB Chazz Surratt, North Carolina, Sr.
LB James Skalski, Clemson, Sr.
DB Andre Cisco, Syracuse, Jr.
DB Caleb Farley, Virginia Tech, Jr.
DB Paris Ford, Pittsburgh, Jr.
DB Asante Samuel Jr., Florida State, Jr.
PK Nick Sciba, Wake Forest, Jr.
P Trenton Gill, NC State, Jr.
KR Damond Philyaw-Johnson, Duke, Jr.
PR Josh Blackwell, Duke, Jr.
AP Michael Carter, North Carolina, Sr.
BIG 12 CONFERENCE
QB Sam Ehlinger, Texas, Sr.
RB Pooka Williams Jr., Kansas, Jr.
RB Chuba Hubbard, Oklahoma State, Jr.
WR Jeremiah Hall, Oklahoma, Jr.
WR Tylan Wallace, Oklahoma State, Sr.
TE Charlie Kolar, Iowa State, Jr.
OL Adrian Ealy, Oklahoma, Jr.
OL Samuel Cosmi, Texas, Jr.
OL Trevor Downing, Iowa State, So.
OL Xavier Newman-Johnson, Baylor, Sr.
C Creed Humphrey, Oklahoma, Jr.
DL LaRon Stokes, Oklahoma, Sr.
DL Wyatt Hubert, K-State, Jr.
DL Darius Stills, West Virginia, Sr.
DL Eli Howard, Texas Tech, Sr.
LB Garret Wallow, TCU, Sr.
LB Terrel Bernard, Baylor, Jr.
LB Amen Ogbongbemiga, Okla. State, Sr.
DB Trevon Moehrig, TCU, Jr.
DB Greg Eisworth II, Iowa State, Sr.
DB Kolby Harvell-Peel, Oklahoma State, Jr.
DB Ar’Darius Washington, TCU, So.
PK Gabe Brkic, Oklahoma, So.
P Austin McNamara, Texas Tech, So.
KR Jamahl Horne, Kansas, So.
PR Dillon Stoner, Oklahoma State, Sr.
AP Breece Hall, Iowa State, So.
BIG TEN CONFERENCE
QB Justin Fields, Ohio State, Jr.
RB Master Teague III, Ohio State, So.
RB Stevie Scott III, Indiana, Jr.
WR Rashod Bateman, Minnesota, Jr.
WR Chris Olave, Ohio State, Jr.
TE Pat Freiermuth, Penn State, Jr.
OL Wyatt Davis, Ohio State, Jr.
OL Blaise Andries, Minnesota, Jr.
OL Thayer Munford, Ohio State, Sr.
OL Cole Van Lanen, Wisconsin, Sr.
C Josh Myers, Ohio State, Jr.
DL Shaka Toney, Penn State, Sr.
DL George Karlaftis, Purdue, So.
DL Kwity Paye, Michigan, Sr.
DL Aidan Hutchinson, Michigan, Jr.
LB Micah Parsons, Penn State, Jr.
LB Paddy Fisher, Northwestern, Sr.
LB Jack Sanborn, Wisconsin, Jr.
DB Shaun Wade, Ohio State, Jr.
DB Sydney Brown, Illinois, Jr.
DB Tariq Castro-Fields, Penn State, Sr.
DB Ambry Thomas, Michigan, Sr.
PK Keith Duncan, Iowa, Sr.
P Blake Hayes, Illinois, Sr.
KR Rondale Moore, Purdue, Sr.
PR Jack Dunn, Wisconsin, Sr.
AP Donovan Peoples-Jones, Michigan, Sr.
QB Asher O’Hara, Middle Tennessee, Jr.
RB Spencer Brown, UAB, Sr.
RB Brenden Knox, Marshall, Jr.
WR Austin Watkins Jr., UAB, Sr.
WR Victor Tucker, Charlotte, Jr.
TE Joshua Simon, Western Kentucky, So.
OL D’Antne Demery, FIU, Sr.
OL Arvin Fletcher, Southern Miss, Sr.
OL Cain Madden, Marshall, Sr.
OL Jordan Meredith, Western Kentucky, Sr.
C Kody Russey, LA Tech, Sr.
DL DeAngelo Malone, W. Kentucky, Sr.
DL Leighton McCarthy, FAU, Sr.
DL Dion Novil, North Texas, Sr.
DL Keion White, Old Dominion, Jr.
LB Blaze Alldredge, Rice, Sr.
LB Tavante Beckett, Marshall, Sr.
LB Jordan Smith, UAB, Jr.
DB Reed Blankenship, Middle Tenn., Sr.
DB Ben DeLuca, Charlotte, Sr.
DB Kaleb Ford-Dement, Old Dominion, Jr.
DB Brontae Harris, UAB, Sr.
PK Ethan Mooney, North Texas, Jr.
P John Haggerty, Western Kentucky, Sr.
KR Blake Watson, Old Dominion, So.
PR Talik Keaton, Marshall, So.
AP Austin Trammell, Rice, Sr.
QB Brett Gabbert, Miami (OH), So.
RB Jaret Patterson, Buffalo, Jr.
RB Caleb Huntley, Ball State, Sr.
WR JaCorey Sullivan, Central Michigan, Sr.
WR Justin Hall, Ball State, Sr.
TE Tony Poljan, Central Michigan, Sr.
OL Tommy Doyle, Miami (OH), Sr.
OL Jaylon Moore, Western Michigan, Sr.
OL Kayode Awosika, Buffalo, Sr.
OL Mike Caliendo, Western Michigan, Sr.
C Bryce Petersen, Akron, Sr.
DL Taylor Riggins, Buffalo, Sr.
DL Ali Fayad, Western Michigan, Sr.
DL Kameron Butler, Miami (OH), Jr.
DL Robi Stuart, Central Michigan, Sr.
LB Treshaun Hayward, Western Mich., Sr.
LB Troy Brown, Central Michigan, Jr.
LB Kadofi Wright, Buffalo, Sr.
DB Antonio Phillips, Ball State, Sr.
DB Amechi Uzodinma, Ball State, Jr.
DB Tyrone Hill, Buffalo, Sr.
DB Patrick Lupro, Western Michigan, Jr.
PK Matthew Trickett, Kent State, Jr.
P Matt Ference, Northern Illinois, Sr.
KR Michael Mathison, Akron, So.
PR Kalil Pimpleton, Central, Michigan, Jr.
AP Bryson Denley, Bowling Green, Sr.
MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE
QB Carson Strong, Nevada, So.
RB Charles Williams, UNLV, Sr.
RB Xazavian Valladay, Wyoming, Jr.
WR Warren Jackson, Colorado State, Sr.
WR Tre Walker, San Jose State, Sr.
TE Trey McBride, Colorado State, Jr.
OL Nolan Laufenberg, Air Force, Sr.
OL Ilm Manning, Hawaii, Jr.
OL Jack Snyder, San Jose State, Sr.
OL Teton Saltes, New Mexico, Sr.
C Keegan Cryder, Wyoming, Jr.
DL Dom Peterson, Nevada, Jr.
DL Cameron Thomas, San Diego State, So.
DL Keshawn Banks, San Diego, State, Jr.
DL Jordan Jackson, Air Force, Sr.
LB Justin Rice, Fresno State, Sr.
LB Demonte Meeks, Air Force, Sr.
LB Riley Whimpey, Boise State, Sr.
DB Kekaula Kaniho, Boise State, Sr.
DB Jalen Walker, Boise State, Sr.
DB Tariq Thompson, San Diego State, Sr.
DB Darren Hall, San Diego State, Jr.
PK Brandon Talton, Nevada, So.
P Ryan Stonehouse, Colorado State, Sr.
KR Savon Scarver, Utah State, Sr.
PR Avery Williams, Boise State, Sr.
AP Ronnie Rivers, Fresno State, Sr.
QB Kedon Slovis, USC, So.
RB CJ Verdell, Oregon, Jr.
RB Max Borghi, Washington State, Jr.
WR Amon-Ra St. Brown, USC, Jr.
WR Frank Darby, Arizona State, Sr.
TE Brant Kuithe, Utah, Jr.
OL Penei Sewell, Oregon, Jr.
OL Abraham Lucas, Washington State, Jr.
OL Foster Sarell, Stanford, Sr.
OL Simi Moala, Utah, So.
C Drew Dalman, Stanford, Sr.
DL Levi Onwuzurike, Washington, Sr.
DL Jay Tufele, USC, Jr.
DL Kayvon Thibodeaux, Oregon, So.
DL Joe Tryon, Washington, Jr.
LB Nate Landman, Colorado, Sr.
LB Ryan Bowman, Washington, Sr.
LB Hamilcar Rashed Jr., Oregon State, Sr.
DB Paulson Adebo, Stanford, Sr.
DB Elijah Molden, Washington, Sr.
DB Camryn Bynrum, California, Sr.
DB Jevon Holland, Oregon, Jr.
PK Blake Mazza, Washington State, Jr.
P Ben Griffiths, USC, So.
KR Travell Harris, Washington State, Jr.
PR Jevon Holland, Oregon, Jr.
AP Demetric Felton, UCLA, Sr.
QB Kyle Trask, Florida, Sr.
RB Najee Harris, Alabama, Sr.
RB Kylin Hill, Mississippi State, Sr.
WR Ja’Marr Chase, LSU, Jr.
WR DeVonta Smith, Alabama, Sr.
TE Kyle Pitts, Florida, Jr.
OL Landon Dickerson, Alabama, Sr.
OL Darian Kinnard, Kentucky, Jr.
OL Alex Leatherwood, Alabama, Sr.
OL Trey Smith, Tennessee, Sr.
C Drake Jackson, Kentucky, Sr.
DL Bobby Brown III, Texas A&M, Jr.
DL Big Kat Bryant, Auburn, Sr.
DL LaBryan Ray, Alabama, Jr.
DL Tyler Shelvin, LSU, Jr.
LB Dylan Moses, Alabama, Jr.
LB Henry To’o To’o, Tennessee, So.
LB Nick Bolton, Missouri, Jr.
DB Richard LeCounte, Georgia, Sr.
DB JaCoby Stevens, LSU, Sr.
DB Derek Stingley Jr., LSU, So.
DB Patrick Surtain II, Alabama, Jr.
PK Brent Cimaglia, Tennessee, Sr.
P Max Duffy, Kentucky, Sr.
KR Shi Smith, South Carolina, Sr.
PR Jaylen Waddle, Alabama, Jr.
AP Jerrion Ealy, Ole Miss, So.
SUN BELT CONFERENCE
QB Zac Thomas, Appalachian State, Sr.
RB Josh Johnson, ULM, Sr.
RB Elijah Mitchell, Louisiana, Sr.
WR Jonathan Adams Jr., Arkansas St., Sr.
WR Kaylon Geiger, Troy, Sr.
TE Josh Pederson, ULM, Sr.
OL Shamarious GIlmore, Georgia State, Sr.
OL Cooper Hodges, Appalachian State, So.
OL Max Mitchell, Louisiana, Jr.
OL Austin Stidham, Troy, Jr.
C Noah Hannon, Appalachian State, Sr.
DL Will Choloh, Troy, Jr.
DL Tarron Jackson, Coastal Carolina, Sr.
DL Raymond Johnson III, Ga. Southern, Sr.
DL Demetrius Taylor, App. State, Sr.
LB Joe Dillon, Louisiana, Sr.
LB D’Marco Jackson, Appalachian State, Jr.
LB Carlton Martial, Troy, Jr.
DB Kenderick Duncan Jr., Ga. Southern, Jr.
DB Shaun Jolly, Appalachian State, Jr.
DB Dell Pettus, Troy, So.
DB Corey Straughter, ULM, Sr.
PK Blake Grupe, Arkansas State, Jr.
P Rhys Byrns, Louisiana, Jr.
KR Reggie Todd, Troy, Sr.
PR Thomas Hennigan, App. State, Sr.
AP CJ Marable, Coastal Carolina, Sr.
QB Ian Book, Notre Dame, Sr.
RB Joshua Mack, Liberty, Sr.
RB Kevin Meshah, UConn, Sr.
WR Javon McKinley, Notre Dame, Sr.
WR DJ Stubbs, Liberty, Sr.
TE Matt Bushman, BYU, Sr.
OL Jarrett Patterson, Notre Dame, So.
OL Liam Eichenberg, Notre Dame, Sr.
OL Aaron Banks, Notre Dame, Jr.
OL Brady Christensen, BYU, Jr.
C James Empey, BYU, Jr.
DL Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa, Notre Dame, Jr.
DL TreShaun Clark, Liberty, So.
DL Kwabena Bonsu, Army West Point, Jr.
DL Edriece Patterson, Army West Point, Sr.
LB Drew White, Notre Dame, Jr.
LB Isaiah Kaufusi, BYU, Sr.
LB Chinedu Ogbonna, UMass, Sr.
DB Shaun Crawford, Notre Dame, Sr.
DB Javon Scruggs, Liberty, Jr.
DB Troy Warner, BYU, Sr.
DB Kyle Hamilton, Notre Dame, Fr.
PK Jonathan Doerer, Notre Dame, Jr.
P Zach Harding, Army West Point, Jr.
KR Shedro Louis, LIberty, So.
PR Braden Lenzy, Notre Dame, So.
AP Cameron Ross, UConn, So.