Originally written November 21, 2012 on College Football Universe:
According to all major polls, Johnny "Football" Manziel is the current leader in what has been an up and down Heisman race this season. The Texas A&M Aggies sensation has a strong chance to become the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy. The university is also campaigning for Manziel as Heisman and has a webpage with a YouTube video dedicated to the effort. Manziel has now climbed to a heavy favorite coming into the closing week of the season.  According to HeismanPundit.com: “He (Manziel) beat the No. 1 team in the FBS and the No. 3 team in the FCS in consecutive weeks,” said one voter. “What’s next, the Cowboys?” Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o still has a shot to win. If Johnny Football falls apart against Missouri while Te'o pulls off some big plays at USC, then the he could have a chance at a come from behind victory for the Heisman. According to the USA Today Survey, Te'o and Manziel are tied in number one votes. But right now, the Trophy is ...
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