Alabama Football: Three Tide Defenders Make Bronko Nagurski Watch List

Jimmy RenoCorrespondent IAugust 19, 2009

KNOXVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 25: Arian Foster #27 of the Tennessee Volunteers is tackled by Rolando McClain #25 and Dont'a Hightower #30 of the Alabama Crimson Tide during the game at Neyland Stadium on October 25, 2008 in Knoxville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

The FWAA and the Charlotte Touchdown Club have released their annual watch list.

The Bronko Nagursi Trophy is awarded annually to the nation's premier defensive player. In all, sixty-two college football players nationwide have been named to the list, including three Alabama defenders.

Junior LB Rolando McClain, Senior DT Terrence Cody and Senior CB Javier Arenas were named to the list.

The watch list is fluid and players can be added or removed during the season.