Dec 8, 2012; New York, NY, USA; A detailed view of the Heisman Trophy during a press conference before the announcement of the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner at the Marriott Marquis in downtown New York City. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

Heisman Watch 2013: Top performers of Week 7


With another week of college football in the season, the Heisman Trophy race is beginning to heat up with many top performers from the weekend. As always, Johnny Manziel, Marcus Mariota and Teddy Bridgewater are at the top of their game and lead the rest of the pack. It looks like they are the three running away with the Heisman race, but there are plenty of other contenders.

Who were among the standouts during this week’s slate of games?

Here were the top performers from Week 7:

Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M – 31 of 39 for 346 yards, 0 TDs, 1 interception, 124 rushing yards, 2 TDs

Marcus Mariota, Oregon – 24 of 31 for 366 yards, 3 TDs, 0 interceptions, 88 rushing yards, 1 TD

Teddy Bridgewater, Louisville – 21 of 31, 310 yards, 2 TDs, 1 interception

Brett Hundley, UCLA – 31 of 41, 409 yards, 3 TDs, 0 interceptions

A.J. McCarron, Alabama – 21 of 35 for 359 yards, 1 TD, 0 interceptions

Tajh Boyd, Clemson – 30 of 44, 344 yards, 1 TD, 0 interceptions, 33 rushing yards, 1 TD

Who do you think should be the favorite to take home the 2013 Heisman Trophy? Sound off in the comments section below and share your thoughts.

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