Hilltoppers' LB Jackson makes Nagurski watch list


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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Western Kentucky's Andrew Jackson has earned a place on a second watch list for a national honor.
The Hilltoppers' junior linebacker is on the watch list for the Bronko Nagurski Award given to the nation's top defensive player. On Monday, he made a similar list for the Bednarik Award.
Jackson is the Sun Belt Conference's only nominee on the 81-player list announced Thursday by the Football Writers Association of America and the Charlotte Touchdown Club.
Five finalists will be announced on Nov. 21.