Originally written on Madtown Badgers  |  Last updated 9/16/13
Quick, name the player that is the clear favorite for the Heisman Trophy this season?  Still waiting.....  OK, seriously, give up guessing already because through three weeks of the college football season we haven't seen anyone break out ahead of the pack in the race for the Heisman Trophy. Well, then let us suggest one name people probably didn't have on their radar to start the season and now should—Wisconsin's very own Melvin Gordon.  It's not nearly as far-fetched as you would think either considering the last three winners all came out of nowhere to win the most prestigious individual trophy given out in the college football world.  Cam Newton in 2010, RGIII in 2011, and Johnny Football in 2012—all three weren't on the conference player of the year radar, let alone the best player in the nation radar when they went on to win the Heisman Trophy.  So, we submit the name of Melvin Gordon for serious consideration in 2013.  After three weeks is there ...
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