The B1G is loaded with preseason All-Americans.

Wednesday, Sporting News revealed its first- and second-team preseason All-American selections for the 2019 season, and 11 players from the B1G were included. Seven players earned first-team honors (four defensive, three offensive) and four more landed on the second-team (two offensive, two defensive).

According to Sporting News, the defensive line will be a particular area of strength for the B1G come the fall. Three of the conference’s four first-team defensive selections are along the defensive front.

Here are the 11 players that earned the honor from Sporting News. You can view the full list here:

First-Team Offense

  • RB: Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin
  • OC: Tyler Biadasz, Wisconsin
  • ATH: Rondale Moore, Purdue

First-Team Defense

  • DL: A.J. Epenesa, Iowa
  • DL: Kenny Willekes, Michigan State
  • DL: Chase Young, Ohio State
  • LB: Paddy Fisher, Northwestern

Second-Team Offense

  • RB: J.K. Dobbins, Ohio State
  • OG: Ben Bredeson, Michigan

Second-Team Defense

  • LB: Joe Bachie, Michigan State
  • CB: Lavert Hill, Michigan