The Maxwell Award is given out to “The Outstanding Collegiate Player of the Year”. Here’s a preview on every Maxwell Watch List candidate from the SEC. A look into who they were last season, and who they can potentially be this season.
QB: AJ McCarron (Junior, Alabama)
With Trent Richardson running the show last season, McCarron was consistently successful in his shadow, proven with his MVP award in the BCS Bowl against LSU. In his sophomore season, McCarron posted a 66.8 completion percentage with 2,634 yards and 16 touchdowns. He was extremely accurate with only five interceptions in arguably the best defensive conference in the nation. As a junior, McCarron is poised to break out in attempt to lead Alabama to another National Championship. He should be very consistent totaling for anywhere from 2,800-3,100 yards and 21 touchdowns.
RB: Eddie Lacy (Junior, Alabama)
Standing at 6-1 220 pounds, Lacy is taking over for Trent Richardson. Last season he took the backseat, but this seaso...