Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/14/14
Andrew Luck was widely considered the heavy favorite to win the Heisman last season. What happened? RGIII came out of nowhere to snatch up the award while becoming a household name in the process. The previous year, Cam Newton followed a similar path on his way to the Heisman. What's going to happen next year? Will heavy favorite Matt Barkley bring home the hardware, or will a lesser known player explode on the scene again? Let's look at 10 players that will make serious run at the Heisman in 2012.10. Denard Robinson; QB, Michigan The Heisman bandwagon for Denard Robinson will either fill up or empty out after their first game of the season. The Wolverines will be traveling to Texas to open the season against defending champions Alabama. Robinson would rank higher on this list if he were at least competent in the passing game. Many of the big plays through the air last season were a result of Robinson throwing the ball as high and as far as he could and relying on his receivers...
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