1920 All-Western college football team

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The 1920 All-Western college football team consists of American football players selected to the All-Western teams chosen by various selectors for the 1920 college football season.

All-Western selections[edit]

Ends[edit]

Tackles[edit]

Guards[edit]

  • Charles McGuire, Chicago (FM [tackle], MK [end], MM, CT-2 [tackle])
  • William G. McCaw, Indiana (FM, MK)
  • Graham Penfield, Northwestern (RG, CT-1)
  • George C. Bunge, Wisconsin (RG)
  • Maurice J. "Clipper" Smith, Notre Dame (MK, CT-2)
  • Tierney, Minnesota (CT-1)
  • Smith, Notre Dame (CT-2)

Centers[edit]

Quarterbacks[edit]

  • Aubrey Devine, Iowa (MK, MM, RG, CT-1) (CFHOF)
  • Bob Fletcher, Illinois (FM, CT-2)

Halfbacks[edit]

  • Gaylord Stinchcomb, Ohio State (FM, MK, MM, CT-1) (CFHOF)
  • George Gipp, Notre Dame (FM [fullback], MK, MM, RG, CT-1) (CFHOF)
  • Arnold Oss, Minnesota (FM)
  • Elliott, Wisconsin (CT-2)
  • Steketee, Michigan (CT-2)

Fullbacks[edit]

Key[edit]

FM = Frank G. Menke, sporting editor of King Features Syndicate[1]

MK = Mark Kelly in Chicago Herald-Examiner[1]

MM = Malcolm McLean in Chicago Evening Post[1]

RG = Ralston Goss in Detroit Free Press[1]

CT = selected by the Chicago Tribune.[2]

CFHOF = College Football Hall of Fame

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Walter Camp, ed. (1921). Spalding's Official Intercollegiate Foot Ball Guide. American Sports Publishing Company. p. 25. 
  2. ^ "All-Western Elevens". The Pittsburg Post. December 6, 1920. p. 8. Retrieved March 17, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read