Quarterback Joe Burrow already had perhaps the game of the year, when he led LSU to victory on the road against Texas in Week 2, but Saturday’s matchup against Florida further cemented the incredible season he is having.
With so many players dropping out of the Heisman Trophy picture, who else other than Tua Tagovailoa has really stepped up and exhibited Heisman-quality play?
The 2019 Heisman Trophy race has turned into quite a human-interest story. Through five weeks of football, the two favorites are Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and Oklahoma QB Jalen Hurts.
Is it too early to declare the preseason Heisman favorite, Trevor Lawrence, out of the race? That might seem a bit premature, but bettors and fans are realizing Clemson is so dominant that Lawrence doesn't need to excel through this cakewalk of a regular season.
We are finally getting into the meat of the college football regular season, when elite teams and players are given the opportunity to separate themselves. The top six teams in the country are Clemson, Alabama, Georgia, LSU, Ohio State and Oklahoma—and all feature at least one Heisman Trophy contender.
Let's take a look at the Heisman futures prices and how the top four candidates, plus a few dark horses, have measured up so far in the college football season.
Another week into the college football season and we have another quarterback ready to throw his name in the ring for the Heisman Trophy chase. After a monster primetime performance on the road at Texas, LSU quarterback and Ohio State transfer Joe Burrow has truly entered the race and comes into the week with odds of +400 to win the award.
Just a week ago the Heisman race looked like a two-horse contest between Tua Tagovailoa and Trevor Lawrence. After a week of the craziness, it appears a third horse has entered the race, and most of us are wondering how we never saw it coming.
The Heisman is a volatile award, and both Trevor Lawrence and Tua Tagovailoa were dominant in 2018 but didn’t take home the trophy. With that in mind, who are some longer shots offering value?
History might indicate who will be named the most outstanding college football player in December. Here are a few key trends and factors to consider when betting on the 2019 Heisman winner.