Finalists for awards to be announced at Thursday's Home Depot College Football Awards:

Chuck Bednarik Award (College Defensive Player of the Year)

Derrick Brown, Auburn (Sr.)

Isaiah Simmons, Clemson (Jr.)

Chase Young, Ohio State (Jr.)

Biletnikoff Award (Outstanding Receiver)

Ja’Marr Chase, LSU (So.)

CeeDee Lamb, Oklahoma (Jr.)

Michael Pittman Jr., USC (Sr.)

Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award

Rodrigo Blankenship, Georgia (Sr.)

Keith Duncan, Iowa (Jr.)

Blake Mazza, Washington State (So.)

Ray Guy Award (College Punter of the Year)

Dane Roy, Houston (Sr.)

Max Duffy, Kentucky (Jr.)

Sterling Hofrichter, Syracuse (Jr.)

Maxwell Award (College Player of the Year)

Joe Burrow, LSU (Sr.)

Jalen Hurts, Oklahoma (Sr.)

Chase Young, Ohio State (Jr.)

Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award

Joe Burrow, LSU (Sr.)

Justin Fields, Ohio State (Jr.)

Jalen Hurts, Oklahoma (Sr.)

Outland Trophy (Nation’s Most Outstanding Interior Lineman)

Tyler Biadasz, Wisconsin (Jr.)

Derrick Brown, Auburn (Sr.)

Penei Sewell, Oregon (So.)

Paycom Jim Thorpe Award (Nation’s Best Defensive Back)

Grant Delpit, LSU (Jr.)

Jeff Okudah, Ohio State (Jr.)

J.R. Reed, Georgia (Sr.)

Doak Walker Award (Nation’s Premier Running Back)

Chuba Hubbard, Oklahoma State (So.)

Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin (Jr.)

J.K. Dobbins, Ohio State (Jr.)

Walter Camp All-America Team

Team will be announced Thursday, Dec.12.

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