rotarylombardiawardThe Rotary Club of Houston has released its preseason watch list for the 2013 Rotary Lombardi Award, which is presented to the nation’s college lineman of the year.

The Rotary Lombardi Award is named after Vince Lombardi, the legendary coach of the Green Bay Packers who first made a name as the smalles, but toughest member of Fordham’s “Seven Blocks of Granite,” according to the Rotary Club of Houston

The winner will be announced on December 12 at The Home Depot College Football Awards on ESPN.


Florida HS Football Alumni on the 2013 Rotary Lomardi Award preseason watch list:

Name Position College High School
David Gilbert DE Wisconsin Northeast (Oakland Park)
Andrew Jackson LB Western Kentucky Kathleen
Timmy Jernigan DT Florida State Columbia
Kaleb Johnson OT Rutgers Ed White
Christian Jones LB Florida State Lake Howell
Antwan Lowery G Rutgers Columbus
Aaron Lynch DE South Florida Island Coast
Khalil Mack LB Buffalo Fort Pierce Westwood
Louis Nix III DT Notre Dame Raines
Ryan Shazier LB Ohio State Plantation