Heisman Trophy Forecasting


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Each week, I will provide updated forecasts for the Heisman Trophy winner based on my HYPE model and compare them to experts' picks. I'll be comparing my predictions to ESPN, Sports Illustrated, USA Today and The Heisman Pundit. Be sure to keep checking back to stay up to date and see how my predictions stack up.


Week 1 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
2 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
3 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
4 Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University (Tie) Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
5 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M (Tie) Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia
6 Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama (Tie) Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University
7 Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University
8 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA DeAnthony Thomas, RB, University of Oregon (Tie) Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
9 Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA Christion Jones, WR, University of Alabama Marquise Lee, WR, USC (Tie) Christion Jones, WR, University of Alabama
10 DeAnthony Thomas, RB, University of Oregon Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson University Paul Richardson, WR, University of Colorado


Week 2 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
2 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
3 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
4 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
5 Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia (Tie) Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia
6 Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama (Tie) Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
7 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University DeAnthony Thomas, RB, University of Oregon Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon (Tie) DeAnthony Thomas, RB, University of Oregon
8 Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University DeAnthony Thomas, RB, University of Oregon Devin Gardner, QB, University of Michigan (Tie) Paul Richardson, WR, University of Colorado
9 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
10 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Duke Johnson, RB, University of Miami

Week 3 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
2 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
3 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University (Tie) AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama
4 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville (Tie)Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
5 Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama TJ Yeldon, RB, University of Alabama Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
6 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA
7 Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA (Tie) Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia
8 Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia (Tie) Paul Richardson, WR, University of Colorado
9 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University (Tie) Duke Johnson, RB, University of Miami
10 Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson University Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University (Tie) Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University

Week 4 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
2 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
3 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
4 Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama
5 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville (Tie) Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin
6 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia (Tie) Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA
7 Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA (Tie) Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
8 Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University (Tie) Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
9 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University (Tie) Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University
10 Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Paul Richardson, WR, University of Colorado

Week 5 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
2 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
3 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia
4 Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
5 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
6 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA (Tie) Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA
7 (Tie) Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville (Tie) Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
8 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University (Tie) Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University
9 Zach Mettenberger, QB, LSU Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Zach Mettenberger, QB, LSU Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University (Tie) Duke Johnson, RB, University of Miami
10 Todd Gurley, RB, University of Georgia Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Bishop Sankey, RB, University of Washington

Week 6 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
2 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
3 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
4 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia
5 Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
6 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Duke Johnson, RB, University of Miami
7 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
8 Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Uinversity of Louisville Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
9 Zach Mettenberger, QB, LSU Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University
10 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA Zach Mettenberger, QB, LSU Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University

Week 7 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
2 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
3 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
4 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University
5 Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama (Tie) Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
6 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University (Tie) Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
7 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville (Tie) Duke Johnson, RB, University of Miami
8 Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Zach Mettenberger, QB, LSU Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
9 Zach Mettenberger, QB, LSU Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University
10 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Zach Mettenberger, QB, LSU Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University

Week 8 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
2 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
3 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
4 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University (Tie) Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
5 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama (Tie) Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
6 Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University
7 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University
8 Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
9 Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University
10 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville

Week 9 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
2 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
3 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
4 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
5 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama (Tie) Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
6 Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University (Tie) AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama
7 Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University
8 Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State University Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University
9 Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon State University Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
10 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University

Week 10 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
2 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
3 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
4 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
5 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
6 Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama
7 Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Melvin Gordon, RB, University of Wisconsin Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University
8 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
9 Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
10 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Aaron Murray, QB, University of Georgia Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University


Week 11 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
2 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
3 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
4 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
5 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
6 Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona
7 Lache Seastrunk, RB, Baylor University Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University
8 Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M
9 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University
10 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State


Week 12 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
2 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
3 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
4 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
5 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon (Tie) Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
6 Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University (Tie) AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama
7 Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Andre Williams, RB, Boston College
8 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
9 Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA
10 Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M Andre Williams, RB, Boston College


Week 13 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
2 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Andre Williams, RB, Boston College AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Andre Williams, RB, Boston College
3 Andre Williams, RB, Boston College AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama
4 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University (Tie) Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
5 Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M (Tie) Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
6 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
7 Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University (Tie) Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
8 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon (Tie) Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State (Tie) Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University
9 Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh (Tie) Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona (Tie) Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh
10 Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson University Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh


Week 14 Rankings

HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit
1 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
2 Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
3 Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Andre Williams, RB, Boston College (Tie) AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama
4 AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, University of Alabama Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University (Tie) Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State
5 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
6 Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona (Tie) Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon
7 Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville (Tie) Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh
8 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University (Tie) Andre Williams, RB, Boston College
9 Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M (Tie) Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville
10 Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Bishop Sankey, RB, University of Washington Jordan Matthews, WR, Vanderbilt (Tie) Carlos Hyde, RB, Ohio State


Final Rankings

Heisman Voting HYPE Model ESPN Sports Illustrated USA Today The Heisman Pundit Stiff Arm Trophy
1 Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State University
2 AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama Tre Mason, RB, Auburn University Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Tre Mason, RB, Auburn University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Tre Mason, RB, Auburn University
3 Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama Tre Mason, RB, Auburn University Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Tre Mason, RB, Auburn University (Tie) Tre Mason, RB, Auburn University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University
4 Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University (Tie) Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama (Tie) Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama
5 Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Andre Williams, RB, Boston College (Tie) AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama Andre Williams, RB, Boston College
6 Tre Mason, RB, Auburn University Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Andre Williams, RB, Boston College (Tie) Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M
7 Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor Universit Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Marcus Mariota, QB, University of Oregon Teddy Bridgewater, QB, University of Louisville (Tie) Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University
8 Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois University Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University (Tie) Andre Williams, RB, Boston College Derek Carr, QB, Fresno State University
9 Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M (Tie) Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona
10 Ka'Deem Carey, RB, University of Arizona Braxton Miller, QB, Ohio State Bryce Petty, QB, Baylor University Jordan Matthews, WR, Vanderbilt (Tie) Teddy Bridgewater, QB Louisville University Teddy Bridgewater, QB Louisville University