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1956 Bowl Games

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National Champion: Oklahoma (AP, FWAA, UPI)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Paul Hornung (Notre Dame)

AP Preseason #1: Oklahoma ▪ AP Final #1: Oklahoma

7 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1957-01-01 Cotton Bowl Texas Christian 28 Syracuse 27 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1957-01-01 Orange Bowl Colorado 27 Clemson 21 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1957-01-01 Rose Bowl Iowa 35 Oregon State 19 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
1957-01-01 Sugar Bowl Baylor 13 Tennessee 7 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1957-01-01 Sun Bowl George Washington 13 Texas-El Paso 0 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
1957-01-01 Tangerine Bowl West Texas A&M 20 Southern Mississippi 13 Tangerine Bowl (Orlando, FL)
1956-12-29 Gator Bowl Georgia Tech 21 Pittsburgh 14 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)