Alex Carder’s big outing at UConn highlights weekly ballot
It may shock some people to not see Boise State quarterback Kellen Moore on my ballot this week, but after going a pedestrian 19 for 33 for 142 yards and throwing two interceptions, I just did not feel he deserved to be in my top five this week. Remember, the Detmer Award is a weekly award and not an award based on your entire season.
While Moore typically is among the top names on my ballot and does not appear this week, Houston’s Case Keenum is a lock once again.
Here is my ballot for this week’s Detmer Award voting, organized by the guys over at Saturday Blitz.
1. QB Alex Carder, Western Michigan Broncos
Alex carder had a career day at UConn. AP photo.
Western Michigan’s quarterback tossed five touchdown passes against UConn to lead the Broncos to a 38-31 victory and a 3-2 record. Alex Carder also completed 72.5% of his passes for 479 yards and he avoided throwing an interception. After a slow start in the first cou...