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Name School 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Mickey Matthews James Madison 26 12 12 5 5 229
Rich Ellerson Cal Poly 16 13 8 7 4 174
Ron McBride Weber State 13 17 5 5 12 170
Jerry Moore Appalachian State 11 9 17 7 4 160
Henry Frazier Prairie View 10 7 13 11 4 143
Andy Talley Villanova 4 4 4 11 13 83
Clint Conque Central Arkansas 2 4 5 9 7 70
Dale Lennon Southern Illinois 3 4 5 7 4 64
Joe Taylor Florida A&M 4 6 3 3 2 61
Jack Cosgrove Maine 1 5 8 1 4 55
Buddy Pough South Carolina State 3 2 4 4 4 47
Mark Farley Northern Iowa 2 2 4 5 4 44
Kerwin Bell Jacksonville 2 2 3 6 3 42
Bobby Hauck Montana 1 1 4 7 3 38
Danny Rocco Liberty 1 0 2 7 6 31
Dick Biddle Colgate 0 3 1 4 6 29
Mike Ayers Wofford 2 3 0 1 2 26
Dean Hood Eastern Kentucky 1 2 1 1 3 21
Phil Estes Brown 0 3 2 0 2 20
Bob Ford Albany 0 2 0 1 8 18
*Rod Broadway Grambling 0 0 1 0 0 3
*Sean McDonnell New Hampshire 0 0 0 0 2 2
* - Write in Votes

Note: Voting was conducted by a panel of 102 FCS media members and media relations professionals. A first-place vote is worth five points, a second- place vote is worth four points, a third-place vote is worth three points, a fourth-place vote is worth two points, and a fifth-place vote is worth one point. Voters received a ballot with stats and information for each of the 16 finalists for all three awards. Postseason play has no effect on the outcome of the awards.

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Samuel G. Freedman's "Breaking The Line" vividly recreates the world of black college football in the civil rights era with a gripping chronicle of the 1967 season for coach Eddie Robinson at Grambling State and Alonzo S. "Jake" Gaither at Florida A&M.
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