During the season, it's difficult for players to come of nowhere to set the college football world on fire except when the door opens due to injury or another unforeseen circumstance.
Bowl games are a little bit different.
Players who have been buried on the depth chart while the starters prepare for each week's opponent get back into a camp-like setting for the start of bowl practices, which gives them an opportunity to show their skills against the starters and impress the coaching staff.
Who are some of the relatively unknown stars who will make names for themselves during bowl season in the SEC?
Our picks are in this slide show.