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    2012 All-SEC Football Team Announced

    Alabama Leads With Eight Selections

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Southeastern Conference Champion Alabama had the most representatives on the 2012 All-SEC Coaches’ Football Team, the league office announced on Tuesday. Alabama had eight total members, including six on the first team. Florida was close behind with seven, while Eastern Division Champion Georgia and Tennessee had six each.

    Ten of the 14 SEC schools had a member on the first-team All-SEC squad. Alabama led with six, while Florida had five and Texas A&M with four. LSU, South Carolina and Texas A&M had five total members on the annual list, while Mississippi State was next with four total selections.

    Coaches were not permitted to vote for their own players.

    Johnny Manziel (Texas A&M) and Todd Gurley (Georgia) were the only freshmen to make the squad, with Manziel the only newcomer to earn a spot on the first team.

    The SEC individual award winners will be released on Wednesday and the SEC All-Freshman Team will be announced on Thursday.
                
    2012 ALL-SEC FOOTBALL TEAM
    (*-Ties) (Coaches could not vote for their own players)

    FIRST TEAM

    OFFENSE

    TE -  Mychal Rivera, Tennessee

    OL -  Luke Joeckel, Texas A&M
             Chance Warmack, Alabama
             D.J. Fluker, Alabama
             Jake Matthews, Texas A&M

    C -    Barrett Jones, Alabama
     
    WR -  Cobi Hamilton, Arkansas
              Jordan Matthews, Vanderbilt

    QB -  Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M

    RB -  Mike Gillislee, Florida
              Eddie Lacy, Alabama

    AP -  Cordarrelle Patterson, Tennessee

    DEFENSE
    DL -  Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina
              Sam Montgomery, LSU
              Damontre Moore, Texas A&M
              Sharrif Floyd, Florida

    LB -  Jarvis Jones, Georgia
             C.J. Mosley, Alabama
             Kevin Minter, LSU
            
    DB - Dee Milliner, Alabama
             Matt Elam, Florida
             Eric Reid, LSU
             Johnthan Banks, Mississippi State

    SPECIAL TEAMS
    PK – Caleb Sturgis, Florida    
    P –  Kyle Christy, Florida   
    RS –  Ace Sanders, South Carolina   

    SECOND TEAM

    OFFENSE

    TE - Jordan Reed, Florida  

    OL - Larry Warford, Kentucky
            Gabe Jackson, Mississippi State
            Chris Burnette, Georgia
            Dallas Thomas, Tennessee

    C -  T.J. Johnson, South Carolina

    WR - Ryan Swope, Texas A&M
             Justin Hunter, Tennessee

    QB -  AJ McCarron, Alabama

    RB -  Todd Gurley, Georgia
              Zac Stacy, Vanderbilt

    AP -  Ace Sanders, South Carolina

    DEFENSE
    DL -  Barkevious Mingo, LSU
            Sheldon Richardson, Missouri
            John Jenkins, Georgia
            Corey Lemonier, Auburn

    LB -  A.J. Johnson, Tennessee
            Jon Bostic, Florida
            *Cameron Lawrence, Mississippi State
            *Alec Ogletree, Georgia
               
    DB - D.J. Swearinger, South Carolina
            Bacarri Rambo, Georgia
            Robert Lester, Alabama
            Darius Slay, Mississippi State
              
    SPECIAL TEAMS
    PK -  Drew Alleman, LSU
    P -  * Dylan Breeding, Arkansas
          * Richard Kent, Vanderbilt

    RS –  Cordarrelle Patterson, Tennessee