FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas Razorbacks junior receiver Treylon Burks of Warren, senior linebacker Grant Morgan of Greenwood and third-year sophomore safety Jalen Catalon of Mansfield, Texas were named Phil Steele Preseason All-Americans, it was announced Wednesday.
Burks in 2020 caught a team leading 51 passes for 820 yards, ranking third in the SEC, with seven touchdowns. He posted six games with 90 or more receiving yards peaked with 10 catches for 206 yards against Missouri.
He was named Second-Team All-SEC in 2020.
Morgan, a 2020 Walter Camp and American Football Coaches Association second-team All-American, posted 111 tackles, finishing tied nationally (12.3) for highest average of tackles per game and was First-Team All-SEC both by the SEC Coaches and the Associated Press voters.
Catalon, First-Team All-SEC by the media voting the AP team and Second-Team All-SEC by the coaches, logged l 99 total tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss, three interceptions, four pass break-ups, one fumble recovery and two forced fumbles.
Burks, Morgan and Catalon all were named Preseason First-Team All-SEC by Phil Steele.
Other Razorbacks Preseason Steele honored include linebacker Bumper Poole (Second-Team All-SEC); offensive tackle Myron Cunningham (Third-Team All-SEC); snapper Jordan Silver (Third-Team All-SEC); center Ricky Stromberg (Fourth-Team All-SEC) and running back Trelon Smith (Fourth team).