Three Pitt football players have been named to watch lists for three of college football's top postseason awards.
Junior receiver Jon Baldwin and sophomore running back Dion Lewis are on the watch list for the Maxwell Award, which is annually presented to the outstanding collegiate football player in America.
Lewis is also one of 30 players on the watch list for the Walter Camp Player of the Year award.
Senior defensive end Greg Romeus has been named a candidate for the Chuck Bednarik Award, which honors the nation's top defensive player.
Semifinalists for the Maxwell and Bednarik Awards will be announced on Nov. 8 and three finalists for each award will be announced Nov. 22. The winners will be announced on Dec. 9.
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