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Picks for every trophy given at the CFB awards

Awards for the best players in the sport will be given out at the Home Depot College Football Awards . Watch live on ESPN and streaming on ESPN App/WatchESPN.

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Dede Westbrook: 'Great to see hard work paying off' (2:32)
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Spreads for every CFB bowl game

Looking to bet on any college football bowls this holiday season? Whether it's the Belk Bowl, Cure Bowl or Sugar Bowl, all of the lines are here for your perusal.

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1dSharon Katz

FPI breaks down bowl season

Who does FPI have as the biggest favorite out of the 40 bowls this season? Check out its projections for every bowl game.

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Get used to it, people: There's no surefire CFP path

Expecting year-to-year consistency from the playoff committee is a fool's errand. As it picks the four best teams, it won't always reward conference titles or challenging schedules.

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Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan State offensive line coach Mark Staten has withdrawn his name from consideration for the head coaching job at Northern Michigan. Staten wrote on Facebook, "Decision was made after a lot of prayer, talking with family, friends and mentors. I appreciate all of those involved as I will continue to battle on as a Spartan. God Bless and Go Green!"

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

USC defensive back/receiver Adoree' Jackson made the fashion statement of the night. "I thought I was GQ!"

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Strong sock game from LSU defensive back Tre'Davious White.

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

Former USC QB Max Browne is set to visit Pittsburgh this weekend, a source told ESPN.com. Browne announced last week he will not remain with the team during the lead-up to Trojans' bowl game as he looks for a school to transfer to for his final year of eligibility. He began the season as USC's starter, but lost the job to Sam Darnold after three games.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson signs a picture of the now famous Lamar Leap, the play where he hurdled a defender against Syracuse.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett made an early fashion statement on the red carpet with the stylish black hat. Garrett said he got the entire ensemble as a gift, and the hat came as a surprise.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson looking dapper in blue on the red carpet before The Home Depot College Football Awards Show.

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Mr. Popular and maybe Mr. Heisman? Lamar Jackson

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

The Deshaun Watson fan club

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Urban Meyer on Tom Herman taking over at Texas: "I think he's ready for the task." Added that he was glad to see Herman at Houston and discouraged him from taking other jobs before. Houston was a good fit for Herman

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

A large crowd of fans is waiting along the red carpet for the players who will be featured during The Home Depot College Football Awards show.

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Saban said if he had a Heisman vote he'd vote for Clemson QB Deshaun Watson after facing him in last year's national championship

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Nick Saban on reports surrounding OC Lane Kiffin possibly becoming Houston's next head coach: "As far as I know I don't think anything's been decided." Added that he expects Houston to make an announcement about its head-coaching search soon. Saban said he and and the team are supportive of Lane if he were to move on to be a head coach somewhere else. Said a decision on if Kiffin will coach through the College Football Playoff will be made "when we have a decision to make."

David Lombardi ESPN Staff Writer 

Christian McCaffrey helped transform Stanford into a program with elite speed and athleticism, and that may be the most significant part of his longer term impact. The Cardinal were known as a rugged-yet-plodding team before him, but that perception is outdated now -- especially with speedster Bryce Love as McCaffrey's heir apparent.

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

College Football Playoff coaches are here in Atlanta for the College Football Awards Show. Nick Saban, Chris Petersen, Dabo Swinney and Urban Meyer

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Western Michigan is in the midst of "very positive" negotiations with coach P.J. Fleck for a contract extension according to athletic director Kathy Beauregard. Beauregard said they've been working on details of a new deal throughout the season but have no specific timeline for finishing it as of now. "He is extremely happy at Western Michigan and right now his concentration is on his student-athletes and the Cotton Bowl, exactly where it should be."