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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 1984 file photo, Sam Sianis, owner of the Billy Goat Tavern in Chicago, acknowledges the crowd along with his goat prior to a National League baseball playoff game between the San Diego Padres and the Cubs in Chicago. From the goat that enjoyed a long, successful run cursing the Cubs to those who bet on Leicester to win the Premier League, it’s been a year to remember. (AP Photo/File)

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Virginia Tech's Sam Rogers, left, celebrates his touchdown with teammates Bucky Hodges, center, and Jerod Evans as Arkansas's Josh Liddell walks to the bench during the second half of the Belk Bowl NCAA college football game in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

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Virginia Tech's Jerod Evans (4) runs away from Arkansas's Jeremiah Ledbetter (55) during the second half of the Belk Bowl NCAA college football game in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

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Virginia Tech's Curtis Williams, left, Cam Phillips, second from left, and Brenden Motley watch as coach Justin Fuente, right, raises the trophy following the Belk Bowl NCAA college football game against Arkansas in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

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Minnesota players celebrate after beating Washington State 17-12 in the Holiday Bowl NCAA college football game, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

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FILE - in this Nov. 24, 2016, file photo, LSU coach Ed Orgeron looks up at the scoreboard after a Texas A&M touchdown during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in College Station, Texas. At different points of the season, LSU and Louisville were contenders for the four-team College Football Playoffs. The Tigers entered the season fifth in the Top 25 and late into the regular season the Cardinals were No.5 in the College Football Playoff poll. But losses knocked both out of the CFP mix and the landed in Saturday's Citrus Bowl. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2016, file photo, Louisville head coach Bobby Petrino talks with Lamar Jackson (8) during a time out in their NCAA college football game against North Carolina State in Louisville, Ky. At different points of the season, LSU and Louisville were contenders for the four-team College Football Playoffs. The Tigers entered the season fifth in the Top 25 and late into the regular season the Cardinals were No.5 in the College Football Playoff poll. But losses knocked both out of the CFP mix and the landed in Saturday's Citrus Bowl. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)

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FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Falcons center Alex Mack (51) gets set to snap the ball to quarterback Matt Ryan (2) during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Tampa, Fla. The Falcons are delighted with their decision to make Mack the NFL's highest-paid center. (AP Photo/Phelan Ebenhack, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2012, file photo, former New York Jets player Dennis Byrd speaks during a halftime ceremony to retire his number during an NFL football game between the Jets and the Miami Dolphins in East Rutherford, N.J. The Nes have honored the late Dennis Byrd by voting to posthumously select the former defensive lineman as the winner of the team's award named after him. The Dennis Byrd Most Inspirational Award has been presented each year since 1992, with Byrd the first winner, to the most inspirational Jets player by a vote of his teammates. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2016 file photo, Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops checks a replay in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Southern Mississippi in Lexington, Ky. Considering Georgia Tech and Kentucky have two of the nation’s most prolific rushing attacks, the clock might barely stop Saturday in the TaxSlayer Bowl. (AP Photo/David Stephenson, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2016, file photo, Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson adjusts his headset during the team's NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt in Atlanta. Considering Georgia Tech and Kentucky have two of the nation’s most prolific rushing attacks, the clock might barely stop Saturday in the TaxSlayer Bowl. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2015, file photo, Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith (99) sits on the bench during the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Oakland, Calif. Suspended Oakland Raiders pass rusher Aldon Smith will not be reinstated by the NFL this season. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, that the league has deferred a decision on Smith's petition for reinstatement and will begin consideration in March. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

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FILE - In this Nov. 27, 2016, file photo, New York Jets defensive tackle Leonard Williams (92) prepares to play against the New England Patriots in an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. At 22 years and 192 days old, Williams is the youngest player to win the team's MVP, named after Hall of Fame running back Curtis Martin, in franchise history. That speaks to level Williams, the No. 6 overall pick in 2015, has played, and the respect he has earned from those with whom he shares the Jets' locker room.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

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Alabama coach Nick Saban speaks during an NCAA college football press conference, Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, in Atlanta, for the Peach Bowl. Alabama takes on Washington on Saturday. (Albert Cesare/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

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Washington head coach Chris Petersen smiles during the coaches NCAA college football press conference Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, in Atlanta, for the Peach Bowl. Washington takes on Alabama on Saturday. (Albert Cesare/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

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Alabama head coach Nick Saban speaks during an NCAA college football press conference for the Peach Bowl, Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 in Atlanta. Alabama plays Washington on Saturday. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Washington head coach Chris Petersen, left, laughs alongside Alabama head coach Nick Saban during an NCAA college football press conference for the Peach Bowl, Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 in Atlanta. Washington plays Alabama on Saturday.(AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Alabama head coach Nick Saban, right, laughs alongside Washington head coach Chris Petersen during an NCAA college football press conference for the Peach Bowl, Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 in Atlanta. Washington plays Alabama on Saturday. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2016, file photo, Connecticut head coach Geno Auriemma talks to his team during a timeout in an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. Geno Auriemma didn't expect his UConn Huskies to be undefeated as 2016 comes to a close. Not with what they lost to graduation and the difficult schedule he put together. Yet, here the top-ranked UConn women stand, winners of 87 in a row. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin, File)

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Connecticut coach Geno Auriemma calls to his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Maryland, Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 in College Park, Md. Connecticut won 87-81. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)