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2023 College Football Bowl Game Opt Outs Tracker – See All Players Sitting Out of Their Bowls

Brady Trettenero

by Brady Trettenero in College Football

Updated Jan 1, 2024 · 8:12 AM PST

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Nov 18, 2023; Los Angeles, California, USA; USC Trojans quarterback Caleb Williams (13) scrambles during the second quarter against the UCLA Bruins at United Airlines Field at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Jason Parkhurst-USA TODAY Sports
  • Track all the players opt outs for the 2023 college football bowl season
  • USC’s Caleb Williams and OSU’s Kyle McCord are among the high-profile opt-outs thus far
  • Read below for complete college football bowl opt-outs, transfers and injury updates

The 2023 College Football Bowl Season is here, marking the period when players choose to withdraw from the season, either to enter the NFL draft or to move to a different college team. An increasing number of players are prioritizing their financial futures by deciding against playing in their team’s bowl games.

With the holiday season featuring more than 40 bowl games, keeping track of all the players who opt out, transfer, or suffer injuries is a daunting task. To assist, we at SBD are diligently gathering and updating a comprehensive list of all the college football bowl game opt-outs.

The data provided shows a complete record of confirmed opt-outs and other player absences for each bowl game. We will continue to update this page with any new information, so be sure to revisit for the latest updates.

Key College Football Bowl Opt Outs

Bowl Team Player (Position) Reason
Sun Bowl Notre Dame Audric Estime (RB) NFL Draft
Holiday Bowl USC Caleb Williams (QB) Opt Out
Duke’s Mayo Bowl North Carolina Drake Maye (QB) NFL Draft
ReliaQuest Bowl LSU Jayden Daniels (QB) NFL Draft
Citrus Bowl Tennessee Joe Milton (QB) NFL Draft
Cotton Bowl Ohio State Kyle McCord (QB) Transfer Portal
Sun Bowl Notre Dame Sam Hartman (QB) Opt Out
Music City Bowl Maryland Taulia Tagovailoa (QB) NFL Draft

Among the top college football bowl opt-outs for the 2023 season are USC’s Caleb Williams, Ohio State’s Kyle McCord, North Carolina’s Drake Maye and Notre Dame’s Sam Hartman.

Keep scrolling further below as our college football bowl opt out tracker lists every player sitting out of their bowl games.

2023 College Football Bowl Opt Outs and Injuries

Here is the full schedule of 2023-24 college football bowl games: jump to a specific bowl game by clicking a link below.

Dec.16  Myrtle Beach Bowl | Celebration Bowl | New Orleans Bowl | Cure Bowl | New Mexico Bowl | LA Bowl | Independence Bowl

Dec.18-22  Bahamas Bowl | Frisco Bowl | Boca Raton Bowl | Gasparilla Bowl

Dec. 23  Birmingham Bowl | Camellia Bowl | Armed Forces Bowl | Famous Idaho Potato Bowl | 68 Ventures Bowl | Las Vegas Bowl | Hawai’i Bowl

Dec. 26-27  Quick Lane Bowl | First Responder Bowl | Guaranteed Rate Bowl | Military Bowl | Duke’s Mayo Bowl | Holiday Bowl | Texas Bowl

Dec. 28-29  Fenway Bowl | Pinstripe Bowl | Pop-Tarts Bowl | Alamo Bowl | Gator Bowl | Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl | Liberty Bowl | Cotton Bowl

Dec. 30  Peach Bowl | Music City Bowl | Orange Bowl | Arizona Bowl

Jan .1  ReliaQuest Bowl | Citrus Bowl | Fiesta Bowl | Rose Bowl | Sugar Bowl

 

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Myrtle Beach Bowl (Dec. 16)

The following players won’t participate in the Myrtle Beach Bowl:

Georgia Southern

  • Mark Langstrom, LS (Transfer portal)

Ohio Bobcats

  • Keye Thompson, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Kurtis Rourke, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Miles Cross, WR (Transfer portal)
  • O’Shaan Allison, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Sieh Bangura, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Tyler Foster, TE (Transfer portal)

Cricket Celebration Bowl (Dec. 16)

The following players won’t participate in the Cricket Celebration Bowl:

Howard

  • None

Florida A&M

  • None

R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (Dec. 16)

The following players won’t participate in the New Orleans Bowl:

Jacksonville State

  • None

Louisiana

  • None

Avocados From Mexico Cure Bowl (Dec. 16)

The following players won’t participate in the Avocados From Mexico Cure Bowl:

Miami (Ohio)

  • Brett Gabbert, QB (Injury)

Appalachian State

  • Nathan Kibambe, LB (Transfer portal)

Isleta New Mexico Bowl (Dec. 16)

The following players won’t participate in the Isleta New Mexico Bowl:

New Mexico State

  • Trent Hudson, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Tyler Devera, TE (Transfer portal)

Fresno State

  • Chrishawn Gordon, S (Transfer portal)
  • Logan Fife, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Tanner Blount, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Tre Watson, TE (Transfer portal)

Starco Brands LA Bowl (Dec. 16)

The following players won’t participate in the Starco Brands LA Bowl:

UCLA

  • Carsen Ryan, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Dante Moore, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Jake Wiley, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • John Humphrey, DB (Transfer portal)
  • Kam Brown, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Keegan Jones, WR (Transfer portal)
  • William Nimmo, DB (Transfer portal)

Boise State

  • Eric McAlister, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Keenan McCaddy, S (Transfer portal)
  • Taylen Green, QB (Transfer portal)

Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl (Dec. 16)

The following players won’t participate in the Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl:

California

  • Ben Finley, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Blake Antzoulatos, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Brayden Rohme, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Everett Johnson, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Jeremiah Earby, DB (Transfer portal)
  • Tyson McWilliams, CB (Transfer portal)

Texas Tech

  • Jordan Green, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Landon Peterson, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Miles Price, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Monroe Mills, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Tyler Shough, QB (Transfer portal)

Famous Toastery Bowl (Dec. 18)

The following players won’t participate in the Famous Toastery Bowl:

Western Kentucky

  • Abdul-Lateef Audu, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Caden Veltkamp, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Desmyn Baker, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Josh Shodipo, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Mason Williams, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Nolan Mccord, K (Transfer portal)
  • Quantavious Leslie, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • TJ Springer, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Upton Stout, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Vincent Murphy, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Wes Dorsey, OT (Transfer portal)

Old Dominion

  • Ethan Duane, P (Transfer portal)
  • Isaiah Smith, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Javon Harbey, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Malcolm Britt, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Terry Kelly, S (Transfer portal)

Scooter’s Coffee Frisco Bowl (Dec. 19)

The following players won’t participate in the Scooter’s Coffee Frisco Bowl:

UTSA

  • None

Marshall

  • Joshua McTier, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Maurice Jones, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Sean Sallis, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Trent Holler, IOL (Transfer portal)

RoofClaim.com Boca Raton Bowl (Dec. 21)

The following players won’t participate in the RoofClaim.com Boca Raton Bowl:

South Florida

  • Gerry Bohanon, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Will Jones, S (Transfer portal)
  • Zach Perkins, IOL (Transfer portal)

Syracuse

  • Aman Greenwood, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Francois Nolan, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Jeremiah Wilson, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Leon Lowery, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Malcolm Folk, S (Transfer portal)
  • Myles Farmer, S (Transfer portal)

Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl (Dec. 22)

The following players won’t participate in the Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl:

Georgia Tech

  • Kenan Johnson, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Kyle Kennard, EDGE (Transfer portal)

UCF

  • Drake Metcalf, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Fred Davis II (Transfer portal)
  • Jordan McDonald, RB (Transfer portal)

Birmingham Bowl (Dec. 23)

The following players won’t participate in the Birmingham Bowl:

Troy

  • None

Duke

  • Aeneas Peebles, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Brandon Johnson, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Charlie Ham, K (Transfer portal)
  • Jaden Watkins, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Jordan Waters, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Riley Leonard, QB (Transfer portal)

Camellia Bowl (Dec. 23)

The following players won’t participate in the Camellia Bowl:

Arkansas State

  • None

Northern Illinois

  • Devin Lafayette, S (Transfer portal)
  • Trayvon Rudolph, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Trey Urwiler, WR (Transfer portal)

Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl (Dec. 23)

The following players won’t participate in the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl:

James Madison

  • Mikail Kamara, EDGE (Transfer portal)

Air Force

  • Caleb Rillos, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Mason Carlan, OT (Transfer portal)

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (Dec. 23)

The following players won’t participate in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl:

Georgia State

  • Jaquan Dixon, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Jalen Tate, S (Transfer portal)
  • Marcus Carroll, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Montavious Cunningham, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Rico Arnold, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Robert Lewis, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Tony McCray, CB (Transfer portal)

Utah State

  • Devin Dye, S (Transfer portal)
  • Spencer Petras, QB (Transfer portal)

68 Ventures Bowl (Dec. 23)

The following players won’t participate in the 68 Ventures Bowl:

South Alabama

  • Caullin Lacy, WR, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Gavin Forsha, LB (Transfer portal)

Eastern Michigan

  • Alex Merritt, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Zack Conti, OT (Transfer portal)

SRS Distribution Las Vegas Bowl (Dec. 23)

The following players won’t participate in the SRS Distribution Las Vegas Bowl:

Utah

  • Faybian Marks, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Jocelyn Malaska, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Justin Medlock, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Kenzel Lawler, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Owen Chambliss, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Jadon Pearson, S (Transfer portal)

Northwestern

  • Matt Lawson, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Nigel Williams, CB (Transfer portal)

Easy Post Hawai’i Bowl (Dec. 23)

The following players won’t participate in the Easy Post Hawai’i Bowl:

Coastal Carolina

  • Bailey Carraway, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Braylon Ryan, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • CJ Beasley, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Chris Rhone, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Grayson McCall, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Jarrett Guest, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Jared Brown, WR (Transfer portal)
  • JT Killen, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Kaleb Hutchinson, S (Transfer portal)
  • Laurence Sullivan, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Mason Bowers, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Tavyn Jackson, S (Transfer portal)

San Jose State

  • Brandon Alvarez, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Dominick Mazotti, TE (Transfer portal)

Quick Lane Bowl (Dec. 26)

The following players won’t participate in the Quick Lane Bowl:

Bowling Green

  • Steve Lubischer, S (Transfer portal)

Minnesota

  • Drew Viotto, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Jacob Lewis, K (Transfer portal)
  • JJ Guedet, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Marquese Williams, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Max Brosmer, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Max Grand, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Zach Evans, RB (Transfer portal)

Servpro First Responder Bowl (Dec. 26)

The following players won’t participate in the Servpro First Responder Bowl:

Texas State

  • None

Rice

  • None

Guaranteed Rate Bowl (Dec. 26)

The following players won’t participate in the Guaranteed Rate Bowl:

Kansas

  • Gage Keys, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Jalon Daniels, QB (Injury)

UNLV

  • Cameren Jenkins, S (Transfer portal)
  • Jordan Jakes, WR (Transfer portal)

Military Bowl (Dec. 27)

The following players won’t participate in the Guaranteed Military Bowl:

Virginia Tech

  • Bryce Duke, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Christian Moss, WR (Transfer portal)
  • J.R. Walker, S (Transfer portal)

Tulane

  • Alex Bauman, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Carson Haggard, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Chris Brazzell, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Phat Watts, WR (Transfer portal)

Duke’s Mayo Bowl (Dec. 27)

The following players won’t participate in the Duke’s Mayo Bowl:

North Carolina

  • Andre Greene Jr., WR (Transfer portal)
  • Drake Maye, QB (NFL Draft)
  • Elijah Green, RB (Transfer portal)
  • George Pettaway, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Jefferson Boaz, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Justin Kanyuk, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Kamari Morales, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Kedrick Bingley-Jones (Transfer portal)
  • Major Byrd, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Ryan Coe, K (Transfer portal)
  • Tayon Holloway, DB (Transfer portal)
  • Tychaun Chapman, WR (Transfer portal)

West Virginia

  • Lance Dixon, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Mike Lockhart, DT (Transfer portal)

DirecTV Holiday Bowl (Dec. 27)

The following players won’t participate in the DirecTV Holiday Bowl:

Louisville

  • Jackson Hamilton, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Marquis Groves-Killebrew, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Victoine Brown, DL (Transfer portal)

USC

  • Caleb Williams, QB (Opt-out)
  • Chris Thompsn Jr, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Domani Jackson, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Fabian Ross, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Jamar Sekona, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Jude Wolfe, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Korey Foreman, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Malachi Nelson, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Matthew Colombo, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Michael Tarquin, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Raleek Brown, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Tackett Curtis, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Xamarion Gordon, S (Transfer portal)

Taxact Texas Bowl (Dec. 27)

The following players won’t participate in the Taxact Texas Bowl:

Texas A&M

  • Conner Weigman, QB (Injury)
  • Evan Stewart, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Isaiah Raikes, DT (Transfer portal)
  • Jake Johnson, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Jalen Waddy, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Jordan Spasojevic-Moko, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Max Johnson, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Naquil Bertrand, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Raymond Cottrell, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Remington Strickland, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Walter Nolen, DL (Transfer portal)

Oklahoma State

  • Jaden Nixon, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Ladarius Webb Jr, S (Transfer portal)
  • Tyrone Webber, IOL (Transfer portal)

Wasabi Fenway Bowl (Dec. 28)

The following players won’t participate in the Wasabi Fenway Bowl:

SMU

  • Jovani Borbon, LS (Transfer portal)
  • Stephon Wright, DL (Transfer portal)

Boston College

  • Alex Washington, S (Transfer portal)
  • Andre Hines Jr., RB (Transfer portal)
  • Cam Barfield, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Emmett Morehead, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Jaden Williams, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Joshua Hardy, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Patrick Garwo, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Shitta Sillah, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Xavier Coleman, RB (Transfer portal)

Badboy Motors Pinstripe Bowl (Dec. 28)

The following players won’t participate in the Badboy Motors Pinstripe Bowl:

Rutgers

  • Carnell Davis, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Evan Simon, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Kamar Missouri, DL (Transfer portal)

Miami

  • Chantz Williams, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Colbie Young, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Corey Flagg Jr., LB (Transfer portal)
  • Don Chaney Jr., RB (Transfer portal)
  • Frank Ladson, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Jahfari Harvey, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Stone Springman, K (Transfer portal)
  • Tyler Lassiter, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Tyler Van Dyke, QB (Transfer portal)
  • William Hawkins IV, WR (Transfer portal)

Pop-Tarts Bowl (Dec. 28)

The following players won’t participate in the Pop-Tarts Bowl:

NC State

  • Anthony Smith, WR (Transfer portal)
  • C.J. Clark, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Cedd Seabrough, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Chris Scott, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Chris Toudle, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Jakeem Harris, S (Transfer portal)
  • Jaleel Davis, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Jordan Houston, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Joshua Crabtree, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Lyndon Cooper, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • MJ Morris, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Payton Wilson, LB (NFL Draft)
  • Terrell Timmons Jr., WR (Transfer portal)

Kansas State

  • Adryan Lara, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Anthony Frias, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Christian Moore, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Collin Dunn, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Jordan Wright, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Treshaun Ward, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Wesley Watson, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Will Howard, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Will Lee, CB (Transfer portal)

Valero Alamo Bowl (Dec. 28)

The following players won’t participate in the Valero Alamo Bowl:

Arizona

  • Canyon Moses, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Isaiah Taylor, S (Transfer portal)
  • Jayden de Laura, QB (Transfer portal)

Oklahoma

  • Cayden Green, OL (Transfer portal)
  • DJ Graham, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Dillon Gabriel, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Jason Llewellyn, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Marcus Hicks, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Nate Anderson, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Reggie Grimes, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Savion Byrd, OL (Transfer portal)
  • Tawee Walker, RB (Transfer portal)

Taxslayer Gator Bowl (Dec. 29)

The following players won’t participate in the VTaxslayer Gator Bowl:

Clemson

  • Beaux Collins, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Hunter Helms, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Lannden Zanders, S (Transfer portal)
  • Mitchell Mayes, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Sage Ennis, TE (Transfer portal)

Kentucky

  • Dekel Crowdus, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Destin Wade, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Grant Bingham, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Izayah Cummings, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Jalen Geiger, S (Transfer portal)
  • Jamarius Dinkins, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Luke Fulton, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Martez Thrower, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Shamar Porter, WR (Transfer portal)

Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl (Dec. 29)

The following players won’t participate in the Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl:

Oregon State

  • Aidan Chiles, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Akili Arnold, S (Transfer portal)
  • DJ Uiagalelei, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Easton Mascarenas-Arnold, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Jake Overman, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Jermod McCory, CB (Transfer portal)

Notre Dame

  • Aidan Keanaaina, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Audric Estime, RB (NFL Draft)
  • Braylon James, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Chris Tyree, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Joe Alt, OT (NFL Draft)
  • Joey Tanona, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Holden Staes, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Marist Liufau, LB (NFL Draft)
  • Nana Osafo-Mensah, DE (Transfer portal)
  • Sam Hartman, QB (Opt out)
  • Ramon Henderson, S (Transfer portal)
  • Rico Flores Jr., WR (Transfer portal)
  • Tobias Merriweather, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Zeke Carrell, IOL (Transfer portal)

Autozone Liberty Bowl (Dec. 29)

The following players won’t participate in the Autozone Liberty Bowl:

Memphis

  • Davian Carter, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Makylan Pounders, LT (Transfer portal)
  • Seth Morgan, K (Transfer portal)
  • Spencer Rich, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Tevin Carter, QB (Transfer portal)

Iowa State

  • Carston Marshall, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Cartevious Norton, RB (Transfer portal)
  • DeShawn Hanika, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Greg Gaines, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Jefferson Adam, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Joseph Jean-Louis, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Terrell Crosby, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Treyveon McGee, S (Transfer portal)

Goodyear Cotton Bowl (Dec. 29)

The following players won’t participate in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl:

Missouri

  • Carmycah Glass, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Dameon Wilson, LB (Transfer portal)
  • D.J. Wesolak, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Dylan Laible, QB (Transfer portal)
  • EJ Ndoma-Ogar, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Valen Erickson, OT (Transfer portal)

Ohio State

  • Cameron Martinez, S (Transfer portal)
  • Connor Cmiel, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Evan Pryor, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Jakob James, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Julian Fleming, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Kye Stokes, S (Transfer portal)
  • Kyle McCord, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Parker Lewis, K (Transfer portal)
  • Reid Carrico, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Ryann Turner, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Victor Cutler, IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Jyaire Brown, CB (Transfer portal)

Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl (Dec. 30)

The following players won’t participate in the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl:

Mississippi

  • Caden Costa, K (Transfer portal)
  • Isheem Young, S (Transfer portal)
  • Kyirin Heath, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Rayf Vinson, S (Transfer portal)

Penn State

  • Alex Bacchetta, DT (Transfer portal)
  • Chop Robinson, DL (NFL Draft)
  • Cristian Driver, RB (Transfer portal)

Transperfect Music City Bowl (Dec. 30)

The following players won’t participate in the Transperfect Music City Bowl:

Auburn

  • Austin Ausberry, DB (Transfer portal)
  • Enyce Sledge, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Jyaire Shorter, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Malcolm Johnson Jr., WR (Transfer portal)
  • Omari Kelly, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Stephen Johnson, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Stephen Sings, EDGE (Transfer portal)

Maryland

  • Avantae Williams, DB (Transfer portal)
  • Corey Coley Jr., CB (Transfer portal)
  • Corey Dyches, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Gavin Gibson, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Ja’Kavion Nanar, OT (Transfer portal)
  • Jaishawn Barham, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Kobi Thomas, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Ramon Brown, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Rico Walker, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Tamarcus Cooley, S (Transfer portal)
  • Tualia Tagovailoa, QB (NFL Draft)

Capital One Orange Bowl (Dec. 30)

The following players won’t participate in the Capital One Orange Bowl:

Georgia

  • Austin Blaske, OT (Transfer portal)
  • AJ Harris, DB (Transfer portal)
  • Brock Vandagriff, QB (Transfer portal)
  • C.J. Madden, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Darris Smith, LB (Transfer portal)
  • De’Nylon Morrissette, WR (Transfer portal)
  • Jamon Dumas-Johnson, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Joshua Miller, OL (Transfer portal)
  • Marvin Jones Jr., EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Nyland Green, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Smoke Bouie, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Xavian Sorey, LB (Transfer portal)

Florida State

  • A.J. Duffy, QB (Transfer portal)
  • CJ Campbell, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Colin King, OT (Transfer portal)
  • DJ Lundy, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Dylan Brown-Turner, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Jalen Kimber, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Jared Verse, DE (Transfer portal)
  • Jordan Travis, QB (Injury)
  • Joshua Farmer, DT (Transfer portal)
  • Keon Coleman, WR (NFL Draft)
  • Malcolm Ray, DT (Transfer portal)
  • Markeston Douglas, TE (Transfer portal)
  • Tate Rodemaker, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Winston Wright, WR (Transfer portal)

Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl (Dec. 30)

The following players won’t participate in the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl:

Toledo

  • Micah Kelly, RB (Transfer portal)

Wyoming

  • Kolbey Taylor, CB (Transfer portal)

ReliaQuest Bowl (Jan. 1)

The following players won’t participate in the ReliaQuest Bowl:

Wisconsin

  • Darian Varner, DE (Transfer portal)
  • Leon Lowery, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Jordan Turner, LB (Transfer portal)

LSU

  • Armoni Goodwin, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Bryce Langston, EDGE (Transfer portal)
  • Denver Harris, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Duce Chestnut, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Jayden Daniels, QB (NFL Draft)
  • Kevonte Bradford, RB (Transfer portal)
  • Laterrance Welch, CB (Transfer portal)

Cheez-It Citrus Bowl (Jan. 1)

The following players won’t participate in the Cheez-It Citrus Bowl:

Iowa

  • Cade McNamara, QB (Injury)
  • Brenden Deasfernandes, CB (Transfer portal)

Tennessee

  • Addison Nichols, OL (Transfer portal)
  • Brandon Turnage, S (Transfer portal)
  • Jack Luttrell, S (Transfer portal)
  • Joe Milton, QB (NFL Draft)
  • Maurice Clipper Jr., IOL (Transfer portal)
  • Mekhi Bigelow, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Tamarion McDonald, S (Transfer portal)
  • Tyler Baron, DE (Transfer portal)
  • Warren Burrell, CB (Transfer portal)
  • Wesley Walker, S (Transfer portal)

VRBO Fiesta Bowl (Jan. 1)

The following players won’t participate in the VRBO Fiesta Bowl:

Liberty

  • Aakil Washington, LB (Transfer portal)
  • Preston Hodge, DB (Transfer portal)

Oregon

  • Dante Dowdell, RB (Transfer portal)

Rose Bowl (Jan. 1)

The following players won’t participate in the Rose Bowl CFP semifinal:

Alabama

  • Anquin Barnes, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Isaiah Hastings, DL (Transfer portal)
  • Tyler Buchner, QB (Transfer portal)

Michigan

  • Cameron Calhoun, CB (Transfer portal)
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Allstate Sugar Bowl (Jan. 1)

The following players won’t participate in the Sugar Bowl CFP semifinal:

Texas

  • Maalik Murphy, QB (Transfer portal)
  • Casey Cain, WR (Transfer portal)

Washington

  • Taeshaun Lyons, WR (Transfer portal)

 

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