Originally written on egotastic.com  |  Last updated 12/8/12

When the college football season started, a lot of the world assumed the Heisman trophy was USC's  Matt Barkley's to lose (which of course he did). After Barkley, Geno Smith appeared to be the man in charge (until he wasn't). Then it became Collin Klein's award to lose (which thanks to a shocking performance by a poor Baylor defense he probably has).

The Heisman trophy and who is expected to win it is something that is followed almost as closely as who the contestants for the national title will be. We are talking about designating a single player as the best player in college football for the last season now--everyone wants to be able to say they called it way back  in [insert arbitrary date here]...

 

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