Forsett, in his first year as the starter, also received the Stub Allision Award (most inspirational) and Most Valuable Back. He rushed for 1,406 yards, the third-best single-season total in school history.
DeCoud also hauled in the Andy Smith Award (player with the most Big C time) and shared the Most Valuable Back Award with Forsett as well as the Court Majors Award (team captain) with tight end Craig Stevens.
Other awards were:
Dink Artal Award (player best exemplifying Cal spirit): John Allen
Frank J. Schlessinger Coaches Award (player who demonstrates outstanding athletic ability, academic success and community service): Craig Stevens
Everett Merriman Award (player demonstrating a commitment of community service): Tom Schneider
Bob Simmons Award (most valuable freshman): Jahvid Best
Pappy Waldorf Coaches Award: Greg Van Hoesen
Special Recognition: Robert Jordan