DeVonta Smith in 2020 won one of the most decorated seasons in wide receiver history.
He won the Heisman Trophy, Maxwell Award, Walter Camp Award, Paul Hornung Award, Biletnikoff Award, Player of the Year in Sports, AP Player of the Year, Offensive Player of the Year SEC and Unanimous Honors from All America. It’s part of a season in which he caught 117 passes for an SEC record 1,856 receiving yards and 23 touchdowns. His last game was equally impressive, with 12 receptions for 215 yards and three touchdowns – in one half.
The wired receiver didn’t just enjoy a flash-in-the-pan season, either: he led Alabama’s ultra-talented receiving corps in 2019 in footage (1,256) and touchdowns (14 ) and has also been brilliant the previous two years. , helping him break Amari Cooper’s school records for receptions (235), yards (3,965) and touchdowns (46). That includes two winning touchdown receptions as a rookie against Mississippi State and, of course, Georgia.
Other considerations: Josh Reed, LSU (1998-2001)