Stories tagged: Heisman Trophy
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 5:05 p.m.
Representatives of the Oakland Athletics and Major League Baseball met Sunday with Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray, a day before the Oklahoma quarterback’s deadline to enter the NFL draft, a …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
The fourth-ranked Sooners play the top-ranked Crimson Tide in the Orange Bowl semifinal Dec. 29 in the seventh bowl matchup of Heisman winner and runner-up, and first since second-place finisher …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
The fifth-year graduate transfer became the eighth player in WSU history to finish in the top-10 of the Heisman voting when the final numbers were released Saturday evening, shortly after …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 5:53 p.m.
Heisman Trophy finalists Tua Tagovailoa of Alabama, Kyler Murray of Oklahoma and Dwayne Haskins of Ohio State were on Wall Street to ring the closing bell at the New York …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 12:37 p.m.
Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray was a first-round Major League Baseball draft pick this summer who easily could have dropped football altogether. Instead, he successfully replaced Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa, Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray and Ohio State’s Dwayne Haskins are the finalists for the Heisman Trophy, ensuring a quarterback will win the award for the 16th time in …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
Despite turning heads in his first and only season as the Cougars’ quarterback, Gardner Minshew missed out an opportunity to become the school’s second Heisman Trophy finalist – and first …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa has really had that one Heisman moment this season. He was hurt and not quite himself in the Southeastern Conference championship game. The quarterback was sidelined …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Analysis: Handicapping Gardner Minshew’s chances of becoming Washington State’s first Heisman Trophy finalist since 1997
Between a snow layer that smothered the field at Martin Stadium for the better part of three quarters and a Washington defense that smothered the Cougars’ offense for all four, …
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 6:56 p.m.
Washington State launched the marketing campaign on Thursday with the ‘MinshewForHeisman’ Twitter account.
Sun., May 20, 2018, 4:54 p.m.
Billy Cannon, the gifted running back who won the Heisman for LSU in 1959 with memorable Halloween night punt return touchdown against Mississippi, has died. He was 80.
UPDATED: Sat., May 19, 2018, 4:14 p.m.
Johnny Manziel is heading to the Canadian Football League, the latest move for the Heisman Trophy winner whose NFL career was a bust with the Cleveland Browns.
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 6:56 p.m.
The Heisman Trophy won by San Diegan Rashaan Salaam in 1994 was sold Saturday for $399,608 in an online auction by SCP Auctions, the Laguna Niguel company announced Sunday.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has won the Heisman Trophy, completing a climb from walk-on to one of the most accomplished players in the history of college football.
Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
Just like last year, Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson is a Heisman Trophy finalist. Unlike last year, Jackson is not expected to win. Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield is the favorite to …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 8:34 a.m.
Bryce Love ran out of Christian McCaffrey’s shadow the same way he sprinted away from opposing defenses – with breathtaking speed that has carried him to New York as a …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 11:05 a.m.
Part of Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield embraces being the bad guy. He has blazed a winding, record-setting trail littered with emotional outbursts, apologies and awards. And he has done it …
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield made Heisman Trophy history just by being selected as a finalist.
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
Ty Detmer is no longer the offensive coordinator at BYU. The school announced Monday that the 1990 Heisman Trophy winner “has been relieved” of the offensive coordinator role after two …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 12:29 p.m.
Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam killed himself after struggling with depression, an autopsy report confirmed Thursday, but investigators will never know whether the one-time running back suffered chronic head trauma …
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson believes he is the best player in the country no matter what the Heisman Trophy voters say.
Sat., Dec. 10, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
Lamar Jackson is the first Louisville player to win the Heisman Trophy, beating out preseason favorite Deshaun Watson of Clemson despite some late-season struggles.
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 9:22 p.m.
Together, Baker Mayfield and Dede Westbrook were nearly unstoppable for Oklahoma.
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
Even if Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson wins the Heisman Trophy in a landslide vote, there may still be a slew of finalists at the award presentation in New York on …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 11:09 a.m.
Lamar Jackson tends to steer clear of the mall these days.
Sat., Aug. 6, 2016, 7:02 p.m.
A handful of familiar faces could make this a Heisman race for the ages.
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 6:18 p.m.
John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped lead Notre Dame to a 9-0-1 record and a No. 2 ranking in Frank Leahy’s final year as coach, has died. …
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 1:34 p.m.
Johnny Manziel’s ex-girlfriend says in an affidavit that he hit her so hard during a late-night confrontation that she lost hearing in one ear.
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 8:38 p.m.
NEW YORK – Hand it to Derrick Henry. Alabama’s bulldozer of tailback with the super-sized workload won the Heisman Trophy on Saturday night after carrying the Crimson Tide offense for …
Fri., Dec. 11, 2015, 9:52 p.m.
Even before the Heisman Trophy is handed out Saturday night, it is tempting to look ahead to 2016 and what could be a doozy of a race for college football’s …