Originally written on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 11/6/14
Is Jordan Lynch a legitimate Heisman contender? We will find out in the fall. Photo: USA Today Sports Ty Detmer, from BYU, was the last Heisman Trophy winner from what we consider today to be a non-BCS conference program, so the odds would seem to be stacked against any player not playing for one of the big time programs in 2013. But don't let that stop the fun at Northern Illinois, enjoying new heights in program history. The Huskies have officially pulled back the curtain on Heisman Campaign season with a full-blown effort to support their all-everything quarterback, Jordan Lynch. The campaign includes an official webpage and Twitter account. Lynch finished seventh in the 2012 Heisman Trophy voting. Four of the players finishing ahead of him return to their respective programs this season, including 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel of Texas A&M. Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller, South Caroline defensive end Jadeveon Clowney and USC wide receiver Marqise Lee ...
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