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1997 Bowl Games

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National Champions: Michigan (AP, FWAA, NFF), Nebraska (USA-ESPN)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Charles Woodson (Michigan)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award: Mike Price (Washington State)

AP Preseason #1: Penn State ▪ AP Final #1: Michigan

20 Bowl Games

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1998-01-02 Orange Bowl Nebraska 42 Tennessee 17 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)
1998-01-02 Peach Bowl Auburn 21 Clemson 17 Peach Bowl (Atlanta, GA)
1998-01-01 Citrus Bowl Florida 21 Penn State 6 Citrus Bowl (Orlando, FL)
1998-01-01 Cotton Bowl UCLA 29 Texas A&M 23 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)
1998-01-01 Gator Bowl North Carolina 42 Virginia Tech 3 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)
1998-01-01 Outback Bowl Georgia 33 Wisconsin 6 Outback Bowl (Tampa, FL)
1998-01-01 Rose Bowl Michigan 21 Washington State 16 Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
1998-01-01 Sugar Bowl Florida State 31 Ohio State 14 Sugar Bowl (New Orleans, LA)
1997-12-31 Fiesta Bowl Kansas State 35 Syracuse 18 Fiesta Bowl (Tempe, AZ)
1997-12-31 Liberty Bowl Southern Mississippi 41 Pittsburgh 7 Liberty Bowl (Memphis, TN)
1997-12-31 Sun Bowl Arizona State 17 Iowa 7 Sun Bowl (El Paso, TX)
1997-12-30 Alamo Bowl Purdue 33 Oklahoma State 20 Alamo Bowl (San Antonio, TX)
1997-12-29 Carquest Bowl Georgia Tech 35 West Virginia 30 Carquest Bowl (Miami, FL)
1997-12-29 Holiday Bowl Colorado State 35 Missouri 24 Holiday Bowl (San Diego, CA)
1997-12-29 Humanitarian Bowl Cincinnati 35 Utah State 19 Humanitarian Bowl (Boise, ID)
1997-12-28 Independence Bowl Louisiana State 27 Notre Dame 9 Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA)
1997-12-27 Insight Bowl Arizona 20 New Mexico 14 Insight Bowl (Tucson, AZ)
1997-12-26 Motor City Bowl Mississippi 34 Marshall 31 Motor City Bowl (Pontiac, MI)
1997-12-25 Aloha Bowl Washington 51 Michigan State 23 Aloha Bowl (Honolulu, HI)
1997-12-20 Las Vegas Bowl Oregon 41 Air Force 13 Las Vegas Bowl (Las Vegas, NV)