Tuesday, September 25, 2018
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Heisman Watch: Ed Oliver, McKenzie Milton among the best so far

A look at how Matt Baker's top Heisman Trophy candidates through two weeks.

5. Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray: Baker Mayfield averaged 9.9 yards per play during his Heisman season last year. Murray is averaging 10.5.

4. UCF QB McKenzie Milton: Unfortunately misses out on a chance to play an ACC defense because of Hurricane Florence.

3. West Virginia QB Will Grier: Ditto.

2. Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa: Six touchdowns, no interceptions and the nation's No. 2 passer rating is a decent start, I guess.

1. Houston DL Ed Oliver: Still the best player in the country after helping shut down Arizona.

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