14th annual Herbie Awards

Select A CategoryUltimateLooks The PartAnkle-BreakerBest-Kept SecretGame-ChangerMost ExcitingBreakout StarUnsung WarriorWelcome To The PartyNational Champion

Ultimate Herbie

Marcus Mariota is the two-time All-Pac-12 first-team quarterback. How far can he lead Oregon?

Looks The Part

Shaq Thompson, a former top recruit from California, moved to linebacker and was a force for Washington.


Jamison Crowder caught 108 passes for 1,360 yards last season and led Duke to the ACC championship game.

Best-Kept Secret

As a freshman, Tyler Boyd had 1,174 receiving yards on 85 catches for Pitt.


All Jameis Winston did as a redshirt freshman was lead Florida State to a national championship and win the Heisman Trophy.

Most Exciting

Dual-threat quarterback Marcus Mariota does it all for Oregon. He has rushed for more than 700 yards in both seasons as the starter.

Breakout Star

Karlos Williams scored 11 touchdowns and averaged 8.0 yards per carry for Florida State in 2013.

Unsung Warrior

Center Reese Dismukes was the anchor of Auburn's offensive line, which paved the way for the nation's top rushing attack.

Welcome To The Party

Running back Leonard Fournette, who was the nation's top recruit, could play early and often for LSU.

National Champion

Can Florida State repeat as national champions, or will a team like Alabama, UCLA or Michigan State win the title?