Week 3 Maxwell Award Elite
In a valiant upset over USC, Stanford RB Stepfan Taylor led the charge with a huge game. On 27 rushing attempts, Taylor collected 153 yards and one touchdown, while adding 60 receiving yards and another score. His efforts earned him the Maxwell Award Player of the Week title among others. Taylor has recorded at least one touchdown in his first three games.
In a shootout against North Carolina, QB Teddy Bridgewater, with his pinpoint accuracy, pulled through for the win. Bridgewater went 23-of-28 with 279 yards and three touchdowns, improving his completion percentage to a remarkable 81.8%, and more importantly giving the Cards an impressive 3-0 start. Bridgewater was labeled for a breakout year by experts, and seems on pace to become something special as he is just a sophomore.
RB Jawan Jamison was a workhorse for Rutgers as he bolstered 41 carries for 151 yards and a touchdown in a win against South Florida. Jamison performed a video game-like spin m...