Newton, Randolph Earn Athlon Preseason All-America Honors

Athlon All-America Teams | Athlon All-Big Ten Teams

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Illinois football program was represented with two All-Americans and 11 All-Big Ten selections on Athlon’s preseason honors list. The Fighting Illini’s defensive tackle combo of Jer’Zhan Newton and Keith Randolph Jr. were both named Preseason All-Americans, with Newton appearing on the first team and Randolph earning a spot on the third team. The full list of Illinois’ honorees is below:

Athlon Preseason All-America

First-Team Defense

DL Jer’Zhan Newton 

Third-Team Defense

DL Keith Randolph Jr. 

Athlon Preseason All-Big Ten

First-Team Offense

WR Isaiah Williams 

First-Team Defense

DL Jer’Zhan Newton 

DL Keith Randolph Jr. 

Second-Team Offense

OL Isaiah Adams 

Third-Team Offense

RB Josh McCray 

OL Julian Pearl 

Third-Team Specialists 

K Caleb Griffin 


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