RB Dae Dae Hunter – Liberty
Hunter (Hawaii) rushed for 213 yards and one touchdown on 23 carries and had four receptions for 31 yards during a 41-14 victory over BYU.
RB Ahmani Marshall – Appalachian State
Marshall (Wake Forest) only had four carries but rushed for 48 yards and one touchdown during a 42-17 victory over Georgia State.
RB Hassan Hall – Georgia Tech
Hall (Louisville) rushed for 47 yards and had four receptions for 37 yards during a 16-9 loss to Virginia.
WR Odieu Hiliare – Bowling Green
Hiliare (Alabama A&M) had four receptions for 105 yards during a 34-18 victory over Central Michigan.
WR Charlie Jones – Purdue
Jones (Iowa) had 10 receptions for 105 yards during a 35-24 loss to Wisconsin.
WR Sam Wiglusz – Ohio University
Wiglusz (Ohio State) had six receptions for 69 yards and two touchdowns during a 24-17 victory over Northern Illinois.
WR Sean Ryan – Rutgers
Ryan (West Virginia) had three receptions for 59 yards and one touchdown during a 24-17 victory over Indiana.
WR Mitchell Tinsley – Penn State
Tinsley (Western Kentucky) had four receptions for 58 yards and one touchdown during a 45-17 victory over Minnesota.
WR Isaiah Winstead – East Carolina
Winstead (Toledo) had seven receptions for 89 yards during a 34-13 victory over UCF.
TE Austin Stogner – South Carolina
Stogner (Oklahoma) had three receptions for 46 yards during a 30-24 victory over Texas A&M.
LB Ivan Pace Jr. – Cincinnati
Pace (Miami-Ohio) had a team-leading nine tackles, two tackles for a loss, and two sacks during a 29-27 victory over SMU.
LB Joe Sparacio – Eastern Michigan
Sparacio (Boston College) had a game-high 15 tackles and one fumble recovery during a 20-16 victory over Ball State.
LB Chris Conti – Rice
Conti (Rutgers) had a team-leading 10 tackles, one tackle for a loss and one sack during a 42-41 victory over Louisiana Tech.
LB Hugh Davis – Louisiana Tech
Davis (Boston College) had 11 tackles, one tackle for a loss, and two pass breakups during a 42-41 loss to Rice.
LB Bradley Jennings Jr. – Indiana
Jennings (Miami-Florida) had a team-leading 11 tackles and three pass breakups during a 24-17 loss to Rutgers.
LB Donovan Manuel – Florida International
Manuel (East Tennessee State) totaled 10 tackles and 1.5 tackles for a loss during a 34-15 victory over Charlotte.
LB Mazin Richards – North Texas
Richards (D2 Eastern New Mexico) finished with 11 tackles, 2.5 tackles for a loss, and 1.5 sacks during a 31-27 loss to UTSA.
LB Ty’Ron Hopper – Missouri
Hopper (Florida) had seven tackles and one tackle for a loss during a 17-14 victory over Vanderbilt.
LB Josh Chandler-Semedo – Colorado
Chandler-Semedo (West Virginia) totaled 11 tackles, one tackle for a loss, and one pass breakup during a 42-9 loss to Oregon State.
DL Cam Butler – Virginia
Butler (Miami-Ohio) totaled five tackles, one tackle for a loss, and one sack during a 16-9 victory over Georgia Tech.
DL Akheem Mesidor – Miami-Florida
Despite a 45-21 loss to Duke, Mesidor (West Virginia) continued his impressive play with six tackles and two tackles for a loss.
DL Levi Bell – Texas State
Bell (Louisiana Tech) had eight tackles and one tackle for a loss during a 20-14 loss to Southern Miss.
DL George Tarlas – Boise State
Tarlas (Weber State) totaled seven tackles during a 19-14 victory at Air Force.
DB Jaquan Amos – Ball State
Amos (Iowa State) had 14 tackles during a 20-16 loss to Eastern Michigan.
DB Mark Perry – TCU
Perry (Colorado) had seven tackles and one pass breakup during a 38-28 victory over Kansas State.
DB Jahmin Muse – Buffalo
Muse (Boston College) had nine tackles, 1.5 tackles for a loss, one sack, and one fumble recovery during a 34-27 victory over Toledo.
DB Andre Sam – Marshall
Sam (McNeese State) had six tackles, two tackles for a loss, one interception, and one pass breakup during a 26-12 victory over James Madison.
DB Malik Hausman – Hawaii
Hausman (Arizona) had eight tackles during a 17-13 loss to Colorado State.
Quarterback Bo Nix (Auburn) completed 22 of 28 passes for 283 yards and five touchdowns, while also rushing for 51 yards, during a 45-30 victory over previously unbeaten UCLA. Running back Bucky Irving (Minnesota) also excelled offensively with 107 yards rushing and three receptions for 57 yards and one touchdown. Defensively, safety Christian Gonzalez (Colorado) had five tackles, one tackle for a loss, and two pass breakups.
During a win over previously unbeaten Ole Miss, quarterback Jayden Daniels (LSU) completed 21 of 28 passes for 248 yards and two touchdowns, while also rushing for 121 yards and three touchdowns on 23 carries. Defensively, lineman Mekhi Wingo (Missouri) had seven tackles, 1.5 tackles for a loss, 1.5 sacks, and two pass breakups and defensive back Joe Foucha (Arkansas) had five tackles and one interception.
While the Jayhawks suffered a 35-23 loss to Baylor, defensive back Marvin Grant (Purdue) had a team-leading 11 tackles and defensive end Lonnie Phelps (Miami-Ohio) had eight tackles.
Wide receiver Jake Bobo (Duke) had eight receptions for 101 yards and one touchdown, linebacker Darius Muasau (Hawaii) had eight tackles and one pass breakup, and linebacker Laiatu Latu (Washington) had six tackles and one tackle for a loss during a 45-30 loss at Oregon.
Quarterback Emory Jones (Florida) passed for 227 yards and one touchdown while rushing for 27 yards, and running back Xazavian Valladay (Wyoming) rushed for 76 yards and one touchdown during a 15-14 loss to Stanford. Defensively, safety Chris Edmonds (Samford) had nine tackles while Ro Torrence (Auburn) had six tackles and three pass breakups.
Wide receiver Tyler Hudson (Central Arkansas) had five receptions for 71 yards and linebacker Mohamed Sanogo (Ole Miss) finished with seven tackles and two fumble recoveries during a 24-10 victory over Pittsburgh.
Quarterback Michael Penix Jr. (Indiana) completed 36 of 51 passes for 374 yards and two touchdowns and defensive back Jordan Perryman (Cal-Davis) had a team-leading six tackles and one pass breakup during a 28-21 victory at Cal.
Quarterback Jack Plummer (Purdue) passed for 245 yards and three touchdowns and linebacker Jackson Sirmon (Washington) had a team-leading 11 tackles during a 28-21 loss to Washington.
Alex Adams (LSU) had nine receptions for 199 yards and one touchdown and Shocky Jacques-Louis (Pittsburgh) had 10 receptions for 88 yards during a 33-27 loss to Kent State.
While suffering their first loss of the season at LSU, wide receiver Malik Heath (Mississippi State) had eight receptions for 145 yards, linebacker Troy Brown (Central Michigan) had eight tackles and defensive end Khari Coleman (TCU) had seven tackles, one tackle for a loss, and one sack.
Wide receiver Miles Marshall (Indiana) had seven receptions for 94 yards during a 16-10 loss to Western Michigan. Defensively, safety Michael Dowell (Michigan State) had seven tackles, one tackle for a loss, and one sack.
Quarterback Clay Millen (Nevada) completed 17 of 24 passes for 177 yards, while also rushing for 53 yards, and running back Avery Morrow (Nevada) rushed for 147 yards and two touchdowns on 26 carries during a 17-14 victory over Hawaii.
Quarterback Kyle Vantrease (Buffalo) completed 22 of 27 passes for 192 yards and one touchdown and defensive back Wylan Free (Fresno State) had a team-leading 10 tackles during a 28-23 victory over Old Dominion.
Kobe Hudson (Auburn) had five receptions for 85 yards and linebacker Jason Johnson (Eastern Illinois) had a game-high 15 tackles during a 34-13 loss to East Carolina