Robert Griffin III Names His Top Five Frontrunners For The Heisman Trophy

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By Alek Arend Robert Griffin III knows what it takes to win the Heisman Trophy, having taken home the prestigious hardware after his sensational season in 2011. That gives him some credibility in how he assesses the current Heisman candidates. Current betting odds have Oregon quarterback Bo Nix as the “heavy favorite” to win the Heisman this season. The Ducks’ signal-caller has had a sensational year, passing for 3,135 yards and combining to score 34 total touchdowns. However, Nix isn’t atop Griffin’s current Heisman leaderboard. That player is Washington’s Michael Penix Jr., who beat Nix and …

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