SALT LAKE CITY — For the last decade, the National College Football Awards Association has unveiled preseason watchlists for 16 of the 25 awards the association endows. The release of these watchlists take place over a two-week period in July.
Each year, Utah's three Football Bowl Subdivision schools feature athletes on these various watchlists; below you'll see where your favorite players are being recognized. This article will be updated daily as the preseason watchlists are released.
The schedule for the preseason watchlists is as follows:
- July 19: Bednarik Award, Maxwell Award
- July 20: Davey O'Brien Award
- July 21: Doak Walker Award
- July 22: Biletnikoff Award
- July 23: John Mackay Award, Rimington Trophy
- July 26: Butkus Award, Paycom Jim Thorpe Award
- July 27: Bronko Nagurski Trophy, Outland Trophy
- July 28: Lou Groza Award, Ray Guy Award
- July 29: Paul Horning Award, Wuerffel Trophy
- July 30: Walter Camp Award