The college football routine season has actually currently reached its middle in 2021, and nobody gamer has actually separated himself from the pack when it happens the preferred to win the Heisman Prize.
2 quarterbacks from the Southeastern Conference– Matt Corral of Ole Miss and Bryce Young of Alabama– are the 2 existing leaders in the meantime, according to the sportsbook FanDuel. After that, the race is broad open.
Corral and Young are neck-and-neck at plus-175 each. Next is Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud at plus-700, and after that there’s a huge drop-off to plus-2000, at which Pittsburgh quarterback and Cincinnati quarterback Desmond Ridder are connected.
The Heisman Prize is granted every year to the most impressive gamer in college football. Ballot is consisted of 870 media members, 56 living Heisman winners and one vote of cumulative fan citizens.
Pass receiver DeVonta Smith of Alabama won the award last season regardless of not being on the preseason watch list. Smith became Alabama’s leading receiver after Jaylen Waddle suffered a season-ending injury, and Smith ended up being the leading target in the high-flying offense.
The preferred heading into 2021 was Oklahoma’s Spencer Rattler, who has actually been sidelined this year for inadequate play. Now, Rattler isn’t even amongst the top 34 gamers on FanDuel however his replacement, freshman Caleb Williams, is noted at plus-5000 Clemson quarterback D.J. Uiagalelei, who was likewise on the preseason watch list, is not amongst the gamers noted who have existing chances.
Georgia quarterback J.T. Daniels was a preseason preferred, however an injury has actually sidelined him. His backup, Stetson Bennett, is noted at plus-10000 while leading the top-ranked Bulldogs.
There have not been any minutes this season that have actually thrust any gamers into the spotlight like previous seasons. Smith had those minutes in 2015. Joe Burrow had those minutes for LSU throughout their champion season in 2019.
Here are the chances to win the 2021 Heisman Prize at the middle of the season.
175– Matt Corral, QB, Ole Miss
175– Bryce Young, QB, Alabama
700– CJ Stroud, QB Ohio State
2000– Kenny Pickett, QB Pittsburgh
2000– Desmond Ridder, QB Cincinnati
3000– Kenneth Walker III, RB, Michigan State
4000– Brian Robinson Jr., RB, Alabama
4000– TreVeyon Henderson, RB, Ohio State
5000– Caleb Williams, QB, Oklahoma
8000– Bijan Robinson, RB, Texas
8000– John Metchie III, WR, Alabama
8000– Blake Corum, RB, Michigan
10000– Breece Hall, RB, Iowa State
10000– Casey Thompson, QB, Texas
10000– Grayson McCall, QB, Coastal Carolina
10000– Spencer Sanders, QB, Oklahoma State
10000– Garrett Wilson, WR, Ohio State
10000– Hendon Hooker, QB, Tennessee
10000– Brock Purdy, QB, Iowa State
10000– Chris Olave, WR, Ohio State
10000– Stetson Bennett, QB, georgia
15000– Drake London, WR, USC
Heisman Prize finalists will be called on Dec. 6, and the event will happen Saturday, Dec. 11 when the winner is revealed.