Jewell, Jackson earn FBS honors
IOWA CITY -- University of Iowa senior linebacker Josey Jewell and junior defensive back Josh Jackson have been named to the American Football Coaches Association FBS All-America team.
The AFCA All-America teams, announced Wednesday, mark the fifth All-America honors garnered by Jewell and Jackson by outlets used in establishing consensus All-America honors.
Jewell and Jackson become the 24th and 25th consensus All-Americans in Iowa history. This year marks the fifth time in program history that a pair of Hawkeyes earned consensus All-America honors in the same season. Jewell and Jackson join Robert Gallery and Nate Kaeding (2003), Eric Steinbach and Dallas Clark (2002), Chuck Long and Larry Station (1985), and Andre Tippett and Reggie Roby (1981).