Former Vicksburg High School football player and University of Tulane linebacker Nick Anderson was named a third team All-American by Pro Football Focus.
Pro Football Focus is a sports website that provides thorough analysis of professional and college athletes.
Anderson has been starring as linebacker for Tulane all season and has been a key playmaker for the Green Wave, helping to lead his team to a 6-5 record. Recognition on the All-American team is a big accomplishment for him, and he still has another season to play for Tulane.
Tulane faces Nevada Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl game.