Webb Named to All-Big 12 Freshman Team

Dec. 1, 2006

LAWRENCE, Kan. — University of Kansas cornerback Anthony Webb was named to the Sporting News’ Big 12 All-Freshman team the magazine announced Friday. Webb, a native of Glenn Heights, Texas, finished the regular-season with nine pass break-ups including three interceptions — second on the team in both categories.

All three of Webb’s interceptions came during Big 12 play. Only four other players — including teammate Aqib Talib — collected more INTs during conference action. Webb finished the regular-season eighth on the team with 42 total tackles including 35 solo stops. He collected a season-best 10 tackles against Texas A&M on Oct. 7 and intercepted a pair of passes against Kansas State on Nov. 11.

The Sporting News 2006 Big 12 All-Freshman Team

WR Jared Perry, Missouri
WR Justin Fenty, Baylor
TE Riar Geer, Colorado*
OL (T) Adam Ulatoski, Texas*
OL (T) Trent Williams, Oklahoma
OL (T) Russell Okung, Oklahoma State
OL (T) Nick Stringer, Kansas State*
OL (T) Paul Backowski, Colorado*
QB Colt McCoy, Texas*
RB Leon Patton, Kansas State
RB Mike Goodson, Texas A&M

DL (E) Brandon Williams, Texas Tech
DL (T) Ndamukong Suh, Nebraska*
DL (E) Jason Lamb, Baylor*
LB Joe Pawelek, Baylor*
LB Patrick Lavine, Oklahoma State
LB Matt Featherston, Texas A&M*
LB Chris Collins, Oklahoma State
DB (CB) Jordan Peterson, Texas A&M*
DB (CB) Joshua Moore, Kansas State
DB (SS) Andre Sexton, Oklahoma State*
DB (CB) Anthony Webb, Kansas

PK None
P Matt DiLallo, Colorado*
KR Perrish Cox, Oklahoma State

* Denotes redshirt freshmen