The Troy 2019 Heisman presentation was an exclusive, asteroid affair in New York.
All players attending Saturday’s presentation will play in the 2019 Soccer Playoff: LSU coach Joe Burrow, Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts, Ohio State coach Justin Fields, and Ohio State defensive end Chase Young. Everyone had a transitional season in their respective places, enough to win the final spot for the most prestigious individual award in sports.
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Burrow completed 342 of 439 passes (77.9%) for 4,715 yards and 48 touchdowns in six interceptions and added 289 yards and three touchdowns. The sly completed 222 of 309 passes (71.8%) for 3,634 yards and 32 touchdowns in eight interceptions, to go with 1,255 wrecks and 18 stairs. Fields completed 208 of 308 passes (67.5 percent) for 2,953 yards and 40 touchdowns in just one interception, adding 471 yards and 10 touchdowns. New concentrations have 44 tackles, 21 tackles for loss and 16.5 sacks leading the nation and seven forced fumbles despite a two-match suspension.
Having said that, only one was good enough to bring home the 2019 Heisman Trophy:
Who won the Heisman Trophy in 2019?
LSU quarterback Joe Burrow won the 2019 Heisman Trophy, making him only the second LSU player to ever win a prestigious award (after Halfback Billy Cannon in 1959).
Burrow has been the favorite for much of the second half of the season, a regime that has helped to pinpoint outstanding performances against Alabama and Georgia. He completed 59 of 77 passes for 772 yards and seven touchdowns in combination with the Crimson Tide and the Bulldogs.
Became the first SEC player to throw for at least 40 touchdowns and 4,000 yards in a season. It also closed the monopoly that passed and tied the single-season record at 44 (not including the SEC championship game).
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Heisman 2019 voting results
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The Heisman Trophy vote is made up of 870 media votes, 57 previous Heisman votes and one vote from the fans.
2019 College Football Awards
- Heisman Trophy (Outstanding Player of the Year): Joe Burrow, QB, LSU
- Maxwell Award (Player of the Year): Joe Burrow, QB, LSU
- Davey O’Brien Award (Best QB): Joe Burrow, LSU
- Doak Walker Award (Best RB): Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin
- Fred Biletnikoff Award (Best WR): Ja’Marr Chase, LSU
- John Mackey Award (Best TE): Harrison Bryant, FAU
- Chuck Bednarik Award (best defensive player): Chase Young, State of Ohio
- Butkus Award (Best Linebacker): Isaiah Simmons, Clemson
- Jim Thorpe Award (best back defense): Grant Delpit, LSU
- Rimington Trophy (Best Center): Tyler Biadasz, Wisconsin
- Outland Trophy (best internal attack): Penei Sewell, OR
- Lou Groza Award (best kicker): Rodrigo Blankenship, Georgia
- Ray Guy Award (best player): Mike Duffy, Kentucky