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Deshaun Watson, Christian McCaffrey Headline College Football Preseason All-Americans

DeShaun Watson, Christian McCaffrey (Credit: Getty Images)

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Heisman finalists Deshaun Watson and Christian McCaffrey headline ESPN’s preseason All-Americans for college football.

ESPN released the list of the 24 All-Americans Monday, and Watson and McCaffery are clearly the two most famous players on the list.

Watson is the superstar quarterback of Clemson and had an incredible season in 2015. He threw for more than 4,000 yards and tossed 35 touchdowns. (RELATED: College Superstar Thinks Complimenting A Quarterback Is Racist)

ACC Championship: Clemson has had one of the most impressive seasons in recent college football memory en route to a 12-0 record. Quarterback Deshaun Watson has scored a total of 36 touchdowns this year and has almost 4,000 yards of total offense. Watson’s season has been one of the greatest in college football for a quarterback since Cam Newton led Auburn to a national championship. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Deshaun Watson (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

McCaffrey stars as Stanford’s running back, coming off one of the most incredible seasons in college football history. The superstar sophomore had just under 4,000 yards of total offense in the 2015 season. (RELATED: Most Famous Girlfriend In College Football Takes Shot At Alabama Fans [PHOTO])

(Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

PASADENA, CA – JANUARY 01: Christian McCaffrey #5 of the Stanford Cardinal runs past Jordan Lomax #27 of the Iowa Hawkeyes in the first quarter of the 102nd Rose Bowl Game on January 1, 2016 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

The season kicks off in less than two weeks, and both of these players will be lighting up the scoreboards for their teams.

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