James Madison's football team had 11 student-athletes recognized on the 2024 Phil Steele Preseason All-Sun Belt Conference Football Team, with punter Ryan Hanson leading as a first-team honoree.

By the Numbers
  • Hanson named First Team All-SBC by both Phil Steele and Athlon Sports
  • 9 out of the 12 Dukes had previously received postseason all-conference honors
Yes, But

Some players received preseason honors from Athlon as well.

State of Play
  • The official preseason all-conference team from the Sun Belt Conference will be revealed ahead of Sun Belt Media Days on July 23-24 in New Orleans.
What's Next

Await the unveiling of the official preseason all-conference team from the Sun Belt Conference at the upcoming Sun Belt Media Days.

Bottom Line

James Madison's football team sees widespread recognition with 11 players honored on the Phil Steele Preseason All-Sun Belt Conference Football Team, setting high expectations for the upcoming season.