College Football Midseason Awards

The CBSSports.com college football experts make their selections for the 2013 Midseason Awards. Be sure to also check out the Midseason All-America team. The midseason All-America team and Awards are a prelude to the CBSSports.com postseason team and awards, which will be unveiled on Tuesday, Dec. 17.

Midseason Awards
Award
Dodd

Feldman

Fowler
Offensive POY Johnny Manziel
Texas Longhorns A&M
Johnny Manziel
Texas A&M
Marcus Mariota
Oregon Ducks
Defensive POY Anthony Barr
UCLA Bruins
Anthony Barr
UCLA
Khalil Mack
Buffalo Bulls
Coach of the Year Art Briles
Baylor Bears
Curtis Johnson
Tulane Green Wave
Art Briles
Baylor
Most surprising player Sean Mannion
Oregon State Beavers
Sean Mannion
Oregon State
Zach Mettenberger
LSU Tigers
Most disappointing player Jadeveon Clowney
South Carolina Gamecocks
Jadeveon Clowney
South Carolina
Devin Gardner
Michigan Wolverines
Most surprising team Missouri Tigers Missouri Missouri
Most disappointing team Connecticut Huskies North Carolina Tar Heels North Carolina
Best Game so far Alabama Crimson Tide 49,
Texas A&M 42
Alabama 49,
Texas A&M 42
Georgia Bulldogs 44,
LSU 41
Most overrated team Michigan Louisville Cardinals Clemson Tigers
Most underrated team Virginia Cavaliers Tech Fresno State Bulldogs Wisconsin Badgers
BCS Title game pick vs. vs. vs.
Award
Fornelli

Hinnen

Patterson
Offensive POY Marcus Mariota
Oregon
Johnny Manziel
Texas A&M
Marcus Mariota
Oregon
Defensive POY Kyle Van Noy
BYU
Kyle Van Noy
BYU
Anthony Barr
UCLA
Coach of the Year Al Golden
Miami
Gary Pinkel
Missouri
Kliff Kingsbury
Texas Tech Red Raiders
Most surprising player Sean Mannion
Oregon State
Zach Mettenberger
LSU
John O'Korn
Houston Cougars
Most disappointing player Jadeveon Clowney
South Carolina
Amari Cooper
Alabama
Andrew Maxwell
Michigan State Spartans
Most surprising team Missouri Missouri Missouri
Most disappointing team TCU Horned Frogs Southern Miss Mississippi State Bulldogs
Best Game so far Alabama 49,
Texas A&M 42
Georgia 44,
LSU 41
Alabama 49,
Texas A&M 42
Most overrated team Ohio State Buckeyes State" data-canon="Ohio Bobcats" data-type="SPORTS_OBJECT_TEAM" id="shortcode0"> Miami (Fla.) Hurricanes Oklahoma Sooners State
Most underrated team Wisconsin Utah Utes Wisconsin
BCS Title game pick vs. vs. vs.
Award
Barnhart

Palm

Darst
Offensive POY Johnny Manziel
Texas A&M
Marcus Mariota
Oregon
Marcus Mariota
Oregon
Defensive POY Ryan Shazier
Ohio State
Vic Beasley
Clemson
Anthony Barr
UCLA
Coach of the Year Art Briles
Baylor
Gary Pinkel
Missouri
Art Briles
Baylor
Most surprising player Bryce Petty
Baylor
Melvin Gordon
Wisconsin
Sean Mannion
Oregon State
Most disappointing player Jadeveon Clowney
South Carolina
Jadeveon Clowney
South Carolina
Jadeveon Clowney
South Carolina
Most surprising team Missouri Washington Huskies Missouri
Most disappointing team North Carolina Texas TCU
Best Game so far Georgia 44,
LSU 41
Penn State Nittany Lions 43,
Michigan 40
Georgia 44,
LSU 41
Most overrated team Notre Dame Fighting Irish Baylor Clemson
Most underrated team Virginia Tech Hokies Louisville Wisconsin
BCS Title game pick vs. vs. vs.
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