Marshall football players Doug Legursky and Albert McClellan are both on preseason watch lists.
Legursky is one of 41 players named to the Outland Trophy list. The award goes to the best interior lineman in the nation.
The senior center from Beckley is also on the Rimington Trophy Award list for the third consecutive year. That award goes to the nations top college center.
Legursky has started 23 consecutive games in two seasons. He was a 2006 All-Conference USA first team selection.
McClellan is on the 46-player Nagurski Trophy list. That award is for the nation's best defensive player.
McClellan, a junior defensive end, received conference defensive player of the year honors in 2006. The Lakeland, Florida, native ranked nationally in tackles for loss, sacks and forced fumbles.
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