Pouring Purple All-Decade Team

The All-Decade Team will celebrate the 10th anniversary and upcoming 10th season of St. Francis DeSales Stallion Football Coverage on Pouring Purple.  

The team is to comprise the best players of the first decade of Pouring Purple coverage.  Only players that competed during years in which Pouring Purple existed are eligible: 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015. 

The initial list includes 100-plus nominees compiled by Pouring Purple from former and current St. Francis DeSales Football coaches.  

 

POURING PURPLE ALL-DECADE
DEFENSIVE TEAM

Defensive Backs 

Chris Thomas, 2005 - US Air Force Academy
Adam Griffin, 2008-2009 - Ohio State University
Austin Andrews, 2013-2015 - Michigan State University
Chi Chi Ariguzo, 2008 - Northwestern University

Coach Wiggins comments on the Pouring Purple All-Decade defensive backs. 

Linebackers 

Coach Wiggins discusses the Pouring Purple All-Decade Linebackers

Chi Chi Ariguzo, 2008-09 - Northwestern University
Josh Kusan, 2008 - U.S. Air Force Academy
Evan Killilea, 2008-09 - Wittenberg University

Defensive Line 

Chris Rock, 2008-10 - Ohio State University (University of Michigan)
Derrius Mullins, 2014-16 - Indiana University
Matt Williamson, 2005 - Mount Union
Travis Jackson, 2008-09 - Michigan State University

Coach Wiggins discusses the Pouring Purple All-Decade Defensive Lineman

 

POURING PURPLE ALL-DECADE
OFFENSIVE TEAM

Offensive Ends (Wide Receivers, Tight End)

Coach Wiggins comments on the Pouring Purple All-Decade wide receivers and tight end. 

Ike Ariguzo, Wide Receiver 2008 - Eastern Kentucky University
Charles Chandler, Wide Receiver 2009-2011 - Kent State University
David Knapke, Tight End 2005- Kenyon College (Basketball)

Offensive Line

Coach Wiggins comments on the Pouring Purple All-Decade Offensive Lineman.  

Jake Smith, 2008 - St. Francis University (PA)
Alex Vance, 2008-2009 - University of Findlay
Santino Cua, 2009-2010 - Ohio State University (Rugby)
Travis Jackson, 2008-2009 - Michigan State University
Brian Dytko, 2013-2014 - John Carroll University

Running Backs 

Josh Kusan, 2008 - U.S. Air Force Academy
Warren Ball, 2009-11 - University of Akron (Ohio State)
Chris Thomas, 2005 - U.S. Air Force Academy

Coach Wiggins comments on the All-Decade Running Backs.

Quarterback 

 

Special Teams (Punter, Placekicker, Returner)

Anthony Ciammaichella, 2010-2011 - Marquette University (Lacrosse)
Adam Griffin, 2008-2009 - Ohio State University
 

Coach Wiggins comments on the Pouring Purple All-Decade Special Teams.