Dec. 10, 1997
Linebacker Sam Cowart.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Three Florida State football players
garnered first team All-American honors from The Sporting News and the
American Football Coaches Associated.
Linebacker Sam Cowart and defensive end Andre Wadsworth were selected
by The Sporting News to its first team All-America. The Sporting News also
selected its Freshmen All-America team where four Seminoles were
recognized. Cornerback Tay Cody, kicker Sebastian Janikowski, and
offensive guard Donald Heaven were named to the first team, while offensive
tackle Ross Brannon earned second team honors.
Wadsworth and center Kevin Long will be named to the AFCA’s All-America
first team on Thursday night’s ESPN College Football Awards Show at 8:30