Lynch was the best running back you've never heard of & he plays quarterback. Photo Courtesy: USA Today Sports
Six Finalists for the 2013 Heisman Trophy were announced on Monday evening. Crystal Ball Run will be taking a look at each finalist.
Jordan Lynch, Quarterback Northern Illinois
2,676 passing yards, 23 passing touchdowns, 7 interceptions, 140.8 passer rating; 1,881 rushing yards, 22 rushing touchdowns, 6.9 rushing average
If you don't know the name of Jordan Lynch, where have you been for mid-week #MACtion son? Seriously though, let me introduce to you the third leading rusher in the country and his name is Jordan Lynch and he plays quarterback at Northern Illinois University.
Not only is Lynch the third leading rusher in FBS football, he has the exact same amount of yards as fellow finalist A.J. McCarron in the passing game.
Lynch is simply one of the most dynamic and important players to his team's success that we've seen in many a year...