Rob Griffin III Picks His Top Five Heisman Trophy Candidates

Heisman Insights: Robert Griffin III, a past Heisman Trophy winner, shares his thoughts on the current Heisman race.

Top Contender: Bo Nix, Oregon's quarterback, is seen as a strong contender based on impressive stats, but Griffin has a different top pick.

Unexpected Leader: Michael Penix Jr. from Washington leads Griffin's Heisman leaderboard after defeating Nix and the Ducks in a recent matchup.

Undefeated Record: Penix's stellar performance has led Washington to an unbeaten 10-0 record with 3,533 passing yards and 30 touchdowns.

Other Contenders: Griffin highlights Jayden Daniels (LSU), Marvin Harrison Jr. (Ohio State), and Jordan Travis (Florida State) as potential Heisman contenders.

Season's Final Stretch: With only a few weeks left in the season, the Heisman Trophy race is reaching a critical point.

Oregon vs. Washington Rematch: If both teams win their upcoming games, they may face off again in the Pac-12 championship, impacting the Heisman race.

Championship Implications: The outcome of the Oregon-Washington rematch could play a crucial role in determining the Heisman Trophy winner.

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