ESPN’s Week 8 Heisman Trophy Voting

first_imgTua Tagovailoa of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up prior to the game against the Auburn Tigers.AUBURN, AL – NOVEMBER 25: Tua Tagovailoa #13 of the Alabama Crimson Tide warms up prior to the game against the Auburn Tigers at Jordan Hare Stadium on November 25, 2017 in Auburn, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)By this point in the season, it is pretty clear that a quarterback will once again win the Heisman Trophy. This would be the eighth time in nine years that a signal caller took home the award.Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa has established himself as the favorite, with Ohio State’s Dwayne Haskins and Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray nipping at his heels. If the Crimson Tide go 12-0 and Tagovailoa continues to play well, it will be tough to beat him out.This morning, ESPN released its updated “Heisman Watch” for Week 8. It indicates how the 10 experts on ESPN’s panel are voting for the Heisman at this point in the season.The top three shouldn’t surprise anyone, but the fourth and fifth options on this list are from the AAC, not one of the five power conferences.The full Heisman voting from ESPN looks like this.NamePositionSchoolYear1st2nd3rd4th5thTotalTua TagovailoaQBAlabamaSoph.9100049Dwayne HaskinsQBOhio StateSoph.1531036Kyler MurrayQBOklahomaJr.0343030Ed OliverDTHoustonJr.0112213Darrell HendersonRBMemphisJr.001218Justin HerbertQBOregonJr.001116McKenzie MiltonQBUCFJr.000113Will GrierQBWest VirginiaSr.000033Travis EtienneRBClemsonSoph.000011Jonathan TaylorRBWisconsinSoph.000011Tagovailoa has battled some knee issues but Nick Saban doesn’t expect the sophomore to miss time. If he does, it might be the only way for Haskins or Murray to overtake him.Alabama will face Tennessee this weekend, while OSU plays Purdue. The Sooners, meanwhile, have a date with TCU.last_img read more

Kiel beat PSG for TOP spot – RK Metalurg celebrate last second

4. HC Prvo plinarsko drustvo …5203111:117(-6)4 6. HC Metalurg6105146:175(-29)2 1. THW Kiel6501186:164(22)10 3. Naturhouse La Rioja6303177:174(3)6 la riojaTHW Kiel 4. HC Meshkov Brest5203137:139(-2)4 2. Paris Saint-Germain Handba…6402169:157(12)8 THW Kiel are on the way to secure the TOP spot in the EHF Champions League Group A. German champions beat, once again, PSG Handball 32:29 in the derby match of the Group, only six days after the triumph in France. Guests, led by former „Zebra“ Thierry Omeyer, showed fighting spirit in sold-out Sparkassen Arena, where 10.250 cheered for their idols in „white-black“ t-shirts, but that wasn’t enough for the revenge.Canellas (9), Vujin (8) and fantastic Duvnjak in attack, but more in defense, put their team in the leading role during the most of the match. The finish was only a chance for THW fans to stand on their feet and make a noise…In the second match of the Group A, RK Metalurg took the first two points by last second goal of Naumce Mojsovski (11 in total) over Spanish side La Rioja 29:28. Macedonians have been goal down 90 seconds before the final whistle, but two saves of Nikola Mitrevski have turnover whole story to one with happy end…STANDINGS: ← Previous Story Ortega: Mikler was the difference Next Story → VIDEO: New face of Jeffrey M’tima read more