The Heisman Trophy is awarded annually to the athlete deemed the most outstanding player in collegiate football. This past season saw the first freshman in history awarded the Trophy in Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel.
The SEC has won four of the past six Heismans and with the conference sporting nearly half of the preseason top 10 teams, littered with all-world playmakers, the Trophy could once again make its way down south.
[Related: CBS Sports has released its 2013 preseason rankings]
ESPN recently unveiled five SEC players who are contenders for the 2013 Heisman Trophy.
1. Johnny Football, QB, Texas A&M
2. Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina
3. AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama
4. Aaron Murray, QB, Georgia
5. Todd Gurley, RB, Georgia
Do you think any of these players will bring home the hardware? Is it Johnny Football’s world still? Sound off below!
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