Manti Te'o earned first team AP All-American honors Wednesday, and is the only Notre Dame player on the publication's first team.
Manti Te'o used to make himself a running back playing video games growing up, barreling over defenses with the flick of a joystick or the push of a button.
Should Manti Te'o beat out Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel and Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein for the Heisman Trophy on Saturday night, he would join an elite group of college
The Heisman Trophy won't be awarded until Saturday, but Manti Te'o still made history Thursday.
Manti Te'o got to fraternize with the enemy Wednesday, spending time with Alabama center and fellow Lombardi Award finalist Barrett Jones in Houston.