Who's Going to Win the Heisman? Who's DESERVES to win it?

Jump to Last Post 1-8 of 8 discussions (10 posts)
  1. dohn121 profile image80
    dohn121posted 9 years ago

    Here are the candidates:

    Colt McCoy: Many Heisman pundits believe that Colt
    McCoy was one play away from the Heisman Trophy and a national championship shot in 2008.  The Horns last second loss to Texas Tech proved to be costly and expect UT to be mission focused in 2009.  Not only did McCoy throw for an incredible 3,859 yards and 34 TD's in 2008, but he led UT in rushing as well.  On the ground McCoy added 561 yards and 11 scores.

    Tim Tebow: Tebow was sensational in 2008 after
    winning the Heisman as a sophomore in 2007.  Although Tebow finished just behind Bradford and McCoy in the Heisman voting, Tebow's Heisman run was derailed by the success of his own team.  While the Gators QB was able to pass for 2, 746 yards and 30 TD's, to go along with 673 rushing yards and 12 TD's, big Gator victories actually subdued his stats.  When carrying the Gators on his shoulders in 2007, Tebow rushed for an SEC
    record 23 TD's.

    Mark Ingram: http://www.associatedcontent.com/articl … tml?cat=14

    Ndamakong Suh

    C.J. Spiller

  2. dohn121 profile image80
    dohn121posted 9 years ago

    Geez...Sorry about the typo tongue

  3. profile image0
    sneakorocksolidposted 9 years ago

    Colt has to be the favorite.

  4. dohn121 profile image80
    dohn121posted 9 years ago

    Yes.  Colt won more games than ANY college QB EVER.

  5. mel22 profile image61
    mel22posted 9 years ago

    Both good QB's -  but y is it always QB'S .. how about the good Wide Outs catching their passes. I personally like seeing Rushers get the Heisman it adds flash to the prospecting NFL team going after them. So many QB's are washups in the NFL.

    1. dohn121 profile image80
      dohn121posted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Or a defensive-guy smile  The last defensive-guy to win was Charles Woodson (who's still pretty good) over 10 years ago.  I doubt that Suh will win this year sad  McCoy will most likely win.

  6. mel22 profile image61
    mel22posted 9 years ago

    LOL it has to be a pretty lousy senior class or a really good Defensive player for it to not go to a  QB, WR, or RB.

  7. mel22 profile image61
    mel22posted 9 years ago

    Wow amazing link there. I would never have guessed that 'Bama has't produced a Heisman winner yet. WOW

    1. dohn121 profile image80
      dohn121posted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Wouldn't it be something if Ingram won?

  8. kingis profile image75
    kingisposted 9 years ago

    I think it is Colt McCoy's Heisman to lose.  I see his biggest competition in Alabama's Mark Ingram.


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)