Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/5/12
Heisman Hopefuls:(1) Collin Klein: (QB: Kansas State University):  After leaving Saturday’s contest against Oklahoma State with concussion-like symptoms it is too early to tell the long-term impact of Klein’s decline in performance or potential absence. He has solidified himself as the front-runner for the award with great road performances against Oklahoma and West Virginia. Klein did record 309 Total yards against the Cowboys as well as registering a TD on the ground. Not his most stellar performance of the year, but as long as the Wildcats continue to win, look for Klein to be in NYC for the Heisman ceremony.2012 STATSPASSINGRATYDSTDINTCMP%174.4187512271.1 RUSHINGYDSTDYPC698175.0 -------(2) Kenjon Barner: (RB: University of Oregon): Many viewers may have missed Barner’s record setting performance of 321 yards and 5 TD’s against USC on Saturday, as the LSU vs. Alabama game took the primetime spotlight, but it was one of the most impressive performances of the season by any player....
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