Should Bowls Count Towards Heisman?

Polls, rankings, “experts,” all tools the media uses to evaluate, group and ultimately award college football players and teams.  Although hyperboles are fun, the only defining statement happens between the white lines.  Baker Mayfield has proven week in and week out that he’s the best player in college football.  He’s the epitome of efficiency and[…]

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[…]

Heisman Moments

He has the numbers.  He has the highlights. He has whatever this “it” factor is everybody talks about but nobody can explain.  But if there’s one thing lacking from this Heisman campaign for Lamar Jackson, there’s no clear ‘Heisman moment.’  Many former Heisman winners had a play or a game where we said, “yep, there’s[…]

THE TRUBISKY- Heisman Watch

The Man. The Myth. The Trubisky

He may only be the 5th most known quarterback in his own conference (Lamar Jackson, Deshaun Watson, Deondre Francois, Brad Kaaya), but sooner than later you need to learn the quarterback behind the name, Trubisky. Last Saturday in Tallahassee, UNC kicker Nick Weiler stole the headlines after kicking a game-winning 54-yard field goal and tomahawking[…]

deshaun-watson- Heisman Watch

The Great Debate: Lamar Jackson or Deshaun Watson

The most memorable game to ‘Heisman Watch’ so far this season will be the showdown at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, South Carolina. Lamar is the hottest Jackson to dominate college sports since Bo in the early 80’s.  His counter on Saturday, Deshaun Watson has been there, done that.  Two of college football’s elites will go[…]

Week 4: Saturday Roundup

Heisman Watch calls out the weekend’s polarizing performances and how they impact the Heisman Trophy race. Top Heisman-like Performances: Is taken because he might as well have a domain here?  All ‘Tecmo’ Lamar Jackson did on Saturday against Marshall was rack up 479 yards of total offense and seven touchdowns.  That’s all.  Just 25[…]