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J.K. Dobbins Named to 2019 Doak Walker Award Watch List

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July 17, 2019 at 2:06pm

J.K. Dobbins finds himself on another watch list for a national award.

On Monday, Dobbins kicked off Watch List season by appearing as a preseason nominee for the Maxwell Award, along with Justin Fields.

Dobbins finds himself on a second list on Wednesday as a preseason nominee for the 2019 Doak Walker Award, given annually to the nation's top running back.

Here is the complete list of preseason nominees:

Walker Award Watch list

Dobbins is the only running back in Ohio State history to rush for more than 1,000 yards as both a freshman and a sophomore and makes the Walker Award watch list for the second-straight year.

Also making the list is last year's winner Jonathan Taylor of Wisconsin and finalist Travis Etienne of Clemson.

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