The BCS era went out with a bang.
Monday's thrilling title game tilt between the Florida State Seminoles and Auburn Tigers wasn't just the final game of the Bowl Championship Series.
It was also the last collegiate game for several highly regarded NFL prospects, including more than one potential first-rounder.
For some prospects, bowl season was a blessing, boosting their already soaring stock.
Others, however, have some rehab to do, if only because bad bowl games have a tendency to stick out in some eyes due to the long layoffs before and after them.
So as the focus shifts to the All-Star games and then the NFL Scouting Combine, here's a look at some players trending in both directions.