July 9, 2014
Davidson, N.C.----- San Jose State University's Tyler Winstonis one of 42 players named to the 2014 College Football Performance Awards Watch List for wide receivers.
Winston is the second Spartan to receive 2014 preseason recognition from the College Football Performance Awards group.
Last season, the 6-foot-2 first-year player was the 2013 Mountain West Conference Freshman of the Year. He finished 2013 with 58 receptions for 858 yards and five touchdowns in 10 games.
Now in its seventh year, the College Football Performance Awards program prides itself on using the most scientifically rigorous measurements to select its weekly and yearly award winners. Performance is measured to the extent a player increases the overall effectiveness of his team. The CFPA ranks player and team success across all three phases of the game -- offense, defense, and special teams.
In 2013, San Jose State players were recognized 19 times during the season by the College Football Performance Awards program. At the beginning of July, sophomore Christian Tagowas named to the 40-man CFPA Watch List for linebackers.
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