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HeismanWatch.com’s Week 3 Rankings

With Louisville’s loss against Clemson last Saturday, the debate for Heisman front-runner is more debatable now than it has been for the past 11 months.  As we get set to kickoff conference play and the season begins to unwrap itself, what we learned or thought we know can be forgotten any given Saturday.  Despite the[…]

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HeismanWatch.com’s Week 2 Rankings

We have more months left in the season than we have weeks played, yet we are starting to see some separation in the Heisman ranks.  The Heisman is generally a quarterback-favoring award and this season is no exception.  Quarterbacks are dominating the Heisman discussion.  Which probably means it would be an excellent season to excel[…]

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The Emotional Leader Of College Football

Under the brightest lights and on the biggest stage of the week, Baker Mayfield was awesome and inspiring. Saturday night, the #5 Oklahoma Sooners went into Columbus, OH and laid it on the #2 The Ohio St. Buckeyes in large part to the play and leadership of Baker Mayfield. Mayfield was his usual sensational self;[…]

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And We’re Off…

Preseason hype is now a distant memory.  It’s time to separate the pretenders from the contenders.  The end of week 1 marks the beginning of a season long, grueling process evaluating who the 2017 Heisman Trophy winner will be. We need to get a few unwritten rules out of the way before we begin.  The[…]

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Heisman Odds: Baker Mayfield

Baker Mayfield (QB – OU) ML: +800 Why We Think Mayfield Will Win The Heisman: If anybody has mastered college football it’s Baker Mayfield.  Last year, Mayfield set an FBS record in efficiency rating (196.4) and completed 70.9% of his passes, first in FBS.  The 5th year Sr. has achieved all but two things on[…]

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Heisman Odds: Lamar Jackson

Lamar Jackson: (QB – Louisville) ML +800 Why We Think Lamar Jackson Will Win The Heisman: College football’s version of the “Human Highlight Film,” the reigning champ of the Heisman Trophy isn’t about ready to budge off his throne.  Why should he?  Why is Lamar Jackson no longer the favorite to win the Heisman again?  Considering the Heisman is generally[…]

Sep 5, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA;  Florida State Seminoles quarterback Deondre Francois (12) throws the ball in the second quarter against the Mississippi Rebels at Camping World Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Logan Bowles-USA TODAY Sports

Heisman Odds: Cam Akers / Deondre Francois

Cam Akers (RB – FSU) ML +5000 Why Cam Akers will win the Heisman: Sports media and Heisman voters alike love “firsts.”  Johnny Manziel was the first (redshirt) Freshman Heisman winner.  Marcus Mariota was the first Polynesian Heisman winner.  Lamar Jackson was the first Louisville Heisman winner.  Cam Akers could be the first true-Freshman Heisman[…]

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Heisman Odds: Saquon Barkley / Trace McSorley

Saquon Barkley (PSU – RB) ML +700 Why We Think Barkley Will Win The Heisman: The most electrifying running back in college football today, Barkley is in a great position to bring home Heisman hardware in December.  Improving each of his first two years, Barkley compiled nearly 1,900 total offensive yards last season to go[…]