Heisman Watch: Notre Dame’s Everett Golson Goes Head-To-Head With Reigning Heisman Winner, Jameis Winston
There is no disputing which game deserves the Heisman spotlight game this week. Notre Dame and Florida State will offer the biggest stage for a pair of Heisman Trophy candidates, Everett Golson of Notre Dame and the reigning Heisman Trophy winner from Florida State, Jameis Winston.
Ohio State columnist Matt Baxendell of Bucknuts joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss OSU’s upcoming game vs Rutgers, Jameis Winston’s downfall possibly coming due to autographs, the NCAA’s continued problems, and JT Barrett’s name creeping into the Heisman watch lists.
Until Notre Dame proves it can beat one of the elite programs in college football on a grand stage, the overall assessment of Notre Dame will be that it is good, but not good enough. But this season appears to be up for grabs with plenty of surprises still to come. Can Notre Dame offer one more surprise?
Johnny Manziel thinks the time has come for the NCAA to change the way it does business when it comes to big business college athletics.
Georgia star tailback Todd Gurley has been suspended indefinitely while the school investigates an alleged violation of NCAA rules.
As the season has seen the rise of Mississippi State football, quarterback Dak Prescott has emerged on the scene as one of college football’s best. Is Prescott the best player in college football?
Pete Fiutak talks about the college football playoff mock committee process he took part in earlier on Thursday, Ohio State entering a second bye, Texas A&M’s matchup with an undefeated Ole Miss team, TCU’s ability to pull another upset and the best remaining games of the week…
Bruce Feldman talks about his new book ‘The QB: The Making of Modern Quarterbacks’ including access to Johnny Manziel and others, why he thinks Ohio State has a chance at reaching the college football playoff, Michigan’s next coaching move, his Heisman favorites…
Each week of college football should be seen as a chapter, and the season the full novel. The only thing is, you cannot script drama this good.
Bucknuts Columnist Matt Baxendell joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss Ohio State’s big win in their first ever matchup against Maryland, the odds of Braxton Miller returning to the Buckeyes next year and how coveted he’ll be if he transfers, plus how he believes the 4-team NCAA football playoff could shape out.
Photos from the Ohio State – Michigan State game on February 24th. The Buckeyes won 68-60.