The Heisman winner notched 4,600 yards of total offense and accounted for 43 TDs.
So., South Carolina
The Gamecocks' freakishly talented pass-rusher finished with 13 sacks.
The FBS' leading rusher averaged 6.4 yards per carry for 1,757 yards and 20 TDs.
Jr., Arizona State
Despite a midseason knee injury, Sutton tied for fourth nationally with 20 tackles for loss.
His 321-yard night against USC and 198-yard effort in the Civil War headlined an 11-1 season.
So., Notre Dame
With 12 sacks and nine QB hurries, Tuitt helped fuel the nation's top scoring defense.
The Biletnikoff winner had an FBS-best 112 receptions for 1,680 yards and 14 TDs.
The Bulldogs star notched 12.5 sacks, 22.5 tackles for loss and seven forced fumbles.
The nation's leading receiver averaged 147 yards per game and 18.6 yards per catch.
Minter collected 111 tackles, including a 20-tackle, two-sack game against Florida.
Stanford's top target (66 catches) caught go-ahead TDs against USC and Oregon State.
The Tide's top tackler (99) made a key deflection to clinch the SEC title game win over Georgia.
Jr., Texas A&M
The Outland Trophy winner was a key blocker for Manziel in A&M's powerful offense.
Sr., Notre Dame
This year's Heisman runner-up tied for second nationally with seven interceptions.
Sr., North Carolina
The four-year starter had nine games with 10 knockdowns and graded out at 90 percent.
Sr., Oregon State
A key leader in the Beavers' resurgent season, Poyer had seven INTs for 122 yards.
Playing his third position in four seasons, Jones again helped lift the Tide to the BCS title game.
An instrumental figure in the Gators' defense, Elam had four picks and 10 tackles for loss.
A masterful pulling guard, Warmack created many of Eddie Lacy's and T.J. Yeldon's big runs.
Sr., Fresno State
The Thorpe Award finalist led the nation with eight INTs to go with four forced fumbles.
The Big Ten Offensive Lineman of the Year will make his 28th straight start in the bowl game.
Another Thorpe finalist, the lockdown corner broke up 14 passes and intercepted six.
The Groza Award winner was the first since 1996 to be perfect on field goals (21-for-21).
New kickoff rules did not stop the speedster from breaking three of 17 kick returns for TDs.
Sr., Louisiana Tech
The two-time Ray Guy Award winner led the FBS by averaging 48.04 yards per punt.
Sr., West Virginia
Austin excelled as a receiver (1,259 yards), rusher (598 yards) and return man (two TDs).
Collin Klein, Sr., Kansas State
Sam Montgomery, Jr., LSU
Montee Ball, Sr., Wisconsin
Star Lotulelei, Sr., Utah
Johnathan Franklin, Sr., UCLA
Bjoern Werner, Jr., Florida State
Stedman Bailey, Sr., West Virginia
Anthony Barr, Jr., UCLA
Quinton Patton, Sr., Louisiana Tech
Arthur Brown, Sr., Kansas State
Tyler Eifert, Sr., Notre Dame
Khaseem Greene, Sr., Rutgers
Eric Fisher, Sr., Central Michigan
Damontre Moore, Jr., Texas A&M
D.J. Fluker, Jr., Alabama
Dee Milliner, Jr., Alabama
Jake Matthews, Jr., Texas A&M
Eric Reid, Jr., LSU
Cyril Richardson, Jr., Baylor
Ed Reynolds, Jr., Stanford
Larry Warford, Sr., Kentucky
Johnthan Banks, Sr., Mississippi State
Dustin Hopkins, Sr., Florida State
Marcus Murphy, So., Missouri
Riley Stephenson, Sr., BYU
Antonio Andrews, Jr., Western Kentucky
Tajh Boyd, Clemson; Teddy Bridgewater, Louisville; Colby Cameron, Louisiana Tech; Derek Carr, Fresno State; David Fales, San Jose State; Nick Florence, Baylor; Jordan Lynch, Northern Illinois; Marcus Mariota, Oregon; AJ McCarron, Alabama; Braxton Miller, Ohio State; Aaron Murray, Georgia; Geno Smith, West Virginia
Antonio Andrews, Western Kentucky; Giovani Bernard, North Carolina; Le'Veon Bell, Michigan State; Beau Blankenship, Ohio; David Fluellen, Toledo; Stefphon Jefferson, Nevada; Joseph Randle, Oklahoma State; Stepfan Taylor, Stanford
Davante Adams, Fresno State; Tavon Austin, West Virginia; Austin Franklin, New Mexico State; Cobi Hamilton, Arkansas; Cody Hoffman, BYU; DeAndre Hopkins, Clemson; Jordan Matthews, Vanderbilt; Markus Wheaton, Oregon State
Brandon Ford, Clemson; Travis Kelce, Cincinnati; Colt Lyerla, Oregon; Jacob Pedersen, Wisconsin; Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Washington; Travis Tannahill, Kansas State; Ryan Otten, San Jose State
Dalton Freeman, Clemson; Hroniss Grasu, Oregon; Khaled Holmes, USC; Gabe Jackson, Mississippi State; Lane Taylor, Oklahoma State; Matt Stankiewitch, Penn State; Xavier Su'a-Filo, UCLA; Dallas Thomas, Tennessee; Rick Wagner, Wisconsin; Brian Winters, Kent State
Morgan Breslin, USC; Tank Carradine, Florida State; Scott Crichton, Oregon State; Aaron Donald, Pittsburgh; Devonte Fields, TCU; Travis Johnson, San Jose State; Chris Jones, Bowling Green; Dion Jordan, Oregon; Kawann Short, Purdue; John Simon, Ohio State; Quanterus Smith, Western Kentucky; Jesse Williams, Alabama; Trevardo Williams, Connecticut
Nick Clancy, Boston College; A.J. Johnson, Tennessee; A.J. Klein, Iowa State; Khalil Mack, Buffalo; Dan Molls, Toledo; Michael Mauti, Penn State; Trent Murphy, Stanford; Alec Ogletree, Georgia; Ryan Shazier, Ohio State; Phillip Steward, Houston; Chase Thomas, Stanford; Kyle Van Noy, BYU
Ross Cockrell, Duke; Aaron Colvin, Oklahoma; Will Davis, Utah State; Ifo Ekpre-Olumu, Oregon; Antone Exum, Virginia Tech; Robert Lester, Alabama; Nigel Malone, Kansas State; Zeke Motta, Notre Dame; T.J. McDonald, USC; Bradley Roby, Ohio State; Kenny Vacarro, Texas; Shawn Williams, Georgia; Ty Zimmerman, Kansas State
Brett Baer, Louisiana-Lafayette; Jeff Budzien, Northwestern; Anthony Cantele, Kansas State; Nate Freese, Boston College; Cody Journell, Virginia Tech; Ross Martin, Duke; Steven Schott, Ball State; Quinn Sharp, Oklahoma State; Caleb Sturgis, Florida
Kyle Christy, Florida; Alex Dunnachie, Hawaii; Josh Hubner, Arizona State; Pete Kontodiakos, Colorado State; Jeff Locke, UCLA; Darragh O'Neill, Colorado; Brad Wing, LSU
Reggie Dunn, Utah; Mike Edwards, Hawaii; Rashad Greene, Florida State; Tyler Lockett, Kansas State; Ace Sanders, South Carolina
Dri Archer, Kent State; Giovani Bernard, North Carolina; Stefon Diggs, Maryland; Duke Johnson, Miami; Venric Mark, Northwestern; Bernard Reedy, Toledo; Kerwynn Williams, Utah State
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