Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 8/20/14
Champs of the Week:1.     Kenjon Barner, RB, Oregon- 321 rushing yards, 5 TD’sThis one almost seemed personal to Barner. The senior back, originally from L.A., set a school record with 321 rushing yards in five touchdowns in the high-scoring affair with USC. With all the talk early in the year about De’Anthony Thomas being the Heisman candidate on this Oregon Ducks squad, Barner has been steadily improving as the year has gone on and is really hitting his stride of late. He now has five straight games of over 100 yards rushing, and in that five-game stretch, Barner has accounted for 14 total touchdowns—nearly 75 percent of the total touchdowns he has on the entire year.2.     Tyler Bray, QB, Tennessee- 530 passing yards, 5 TD’sNow this was the quarterback many of us were expecting Bray to be at the beginning of the year. In the game against Troy in which the two teams compiled over 1,400 yards of total offense combined, Bray was the unquestioned star with over 500 yards through the ...

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