Originally written on College Football Universe  |  Last updated 11/14/14
With just a week left in the season, Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel and Notre Dame LB Manti Te'o have nearly locked up the number one and two spots respectively in the Heisman race. It would take an unworldly performance this week by Kansas State QB Collin Klein to overtake Te'o and Manziel. Some Heisman statements could be made during championship week, but other than the top two, most contenders are too far out to win the Trophy. However, they can still sway voters to get enough votes for a trip to New York.Northern Illinois has been promoting QB Jordan Lynch strongly, but he is still lacking the national recognition needed for a Heisman Finalist. Lynch has one more big game before the Bowl season, Friday night in the MAC Championship against Kent State on ESPN. Both MAC teams are ranked in the BCS Top 25. A reporter spoke with Coach Dave Doeren about how if Lynch was in any other conference then there would be Heisman talk about him. Doeren bounced back with, "We are talking Hei...
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