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Award Winners and Finalists

Compiled by CFP Staff
November 26, 2013 (Updated December 14, 2013)

Finalists and winners for the nation's most prestigious individual awards.

Home Depot Coach Of the Year Award:
Gus Malzahn, Auburn

Bednarik Award for the Outstanding Defensive Player of the Year:
Winner -
Aaron Donald, Pittsburgh, DT, Senior
Other finalists -
Anthony Barr, UCLA, LB, Senior
C.J. Mosley, Alabama, LB, Senior

Biletnikoff Award for outstanding college football receiver:
Winner -
Brandin Cooks, Oregon State, Junior
Other finalists -
Mike Evans, Texas A&M, Sophomore
Sammy Watkins, Clemson, Junior

Butkus Award for top linebacker:
Winner -
C.J. Mosley, Alabama, Senior
Other finalists -
Anthony Barr, UCLA, Senior
Khalil Mack, Buffalo, Senior
Ryan Shazier, Ohio State, Junior
Shayne Skov, Stanford, Senior

Walter Camp Player Of the Year
Winner -
Jameis Winston, Florida State, QB, Freshman
Other finalists -
Jordan Lynch, Northern Illinois, QB, Senior
Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M, QB, Sophomore
A.J. McCarron, Alabama, QB, Senior
Andre Williams, Boston College, RB, Senior

Lou Groza Award for top place-kicker:
Winner -
Roberto Aguayo, Florida State, Freshman
Other finalists -
Anthony Fera, Texas, Senior
Marvin Kloss, South Florida, Junior

Ray Guy Award for top punter:
Winner -
Tom Hornsey, Memphis, Senior
Other finalists -
Drew Kaser, Texas A&M, Sophomore
Cody Webster, Purdue, Senior

Heisman Trophy for outstanding player:
Winner -
Jameis Winston, Florida State, QB, Freshman
Other finalists -
Jordan Lynch, Northern Illinois, QB, Senior
Tre Mason, Auburn, RB, Junior
Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M, QB, Sophomore
A.J. McCarron, Alabama, QB, Senior
Andre Williams, Boston College, RB, Senior

Paul Hornung Award for most versatile player
Winner -
Odell Beckham Jr., LSU, WR/RS, Junior
Other finalists -
Antonio Andrews, Western Kentucky, RB/KR/PR/WR, Senior
Marion Grice, Arizona State, RB/RS, Senior
Myles Jack, UCLA, LB/RB, Freshman
Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M, Dual-threat QB, Sophomore

Lombardi Award for top lineman or linebacker:
Winner -
Aaron Donald, Pittsburgh, DT, Senior
Other finalists -
Anthony Barr, UCLA, LB, Senior
C.J. Mosley, Alabama, LB, Senior
Michael Sam, Missouri, DE, Senior

John Mackey Award for most outstanding top tight end:
Winner -
Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Washington, Junior
Other finalists -
Eric Ebron, North Carolina, Junior
Nick O’Leary, Florida State, Junior

Maxwell Award for the Collegiate Player of the Year are:
Winner -
A.J. McCarron, Alabama, QB, Senior
Other finalists -
Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M, QB, Sophomore
Jameis Winston, Florida State, QB, Freshman

Bronko Nagurski Trophy for top defensive player
Winner -
Aaron Donald, Pittsburgh, DT, Senior
Other finalists -
Darqueze Dennard, Michigan State, CB, Senior
Lamarcus Joyner, Florida State, DB, Senior
C.J. Mosely, Alabama, LB, Senior
Michael Sam, Missouri, DE, Senior

The Davey O'Brien finalists for top quarterback:
Winner -
Jameis Winston, Florida State, Freshman
Other finalists -
Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M, Sophomore
A.J. McCarron, Alabama, Senior

Outland Trophy for top interior lineman:
Winner -
Aaron Donald, Pittsburgh, DT, Senior
Other finalists -
Jake Matthews, Texas A&M, DT, Senior
Cyril Richardson, Baylor, OG, Senior

Dave Rimington Trophy for top center:
Winner -
Bryan Stork, Florida State, Senior
Other finalists -
Reese Dismukes, Auburn, Junior
Hroniss Grasu, Oregon, Junior
Gabe Ikard, Oklahoma, Senior
Tyler Larsen, Utah State, Senior
Travis Swanson, Arkansas, Senior

Jim Thorpe Award for top defensive back:
Winner -
Darqueze Dennard, Michigan State, CB, Senior
Other finalists -
Lamarcus Joyner, Florida State, CB, Senior
Justin Gilbert, Oklahoma State, CB, Senior

Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award for top senior quarterback:
Winner -
A.J. McCarron, Alabama
Other finalists -
Aaron Murray, Georgia
Tajh Boyd, Clemson
Derek Carr, Fresno State
Jordan Lynch, Northern Illinois

Doak Walker Award for top running back:
Winner -
Andre Williams, Boston College, Senior
Other finalists -
Ka’Deem Carey, Arizona, Junior
Bishop Sankey, Washington, Junior

Most of the awards were presented during the 23rd annual awards show hosted by ESPN’s Chris Fowler, Lee Corso, Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard, Tom Rinaldi and Samantha Ponder on Thursday, December 12. The show aired live at 7:00 p.m. EST and originated from the Atlantic Dance Hall at Disney’s BoardWalk at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

CollegeFootballPoll.com's Dave Congrove is a:
- voting member of the Vince Lombardi Award
- voting member for the Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award
- nominating member for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy
- nominating member for the Outland Trophy
- nominating member for the 25-player FWAA All-America Team