Heisman Trophy http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Heisman Trophy en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:29:10 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Wells brings in 2 new coordinators to complete USU football staff http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620275/Wells-brings-in-2-new-coordinators-to-complete-USU-football-staff.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620275/Wells-brings-in-2-new-coordinators-to-complete-USU-football-staff.html Kevin Clune returns to Logan to take over defense, former Sooner great Josh Heupel to lead the offense. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:58:03 MST USU football: Josh Heupel named assistant head coach, offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620264/USU-football-Josh-Heupel-named-assistant-head-coach-offensive-coordinator-and-quarterbacks-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620264/USU-football-Josh-Heupel-named-assistant-head-coach-offensive-coordinator-and-quarterbacks-coach.html Josh Heupel, who has 10 years of coaching experience including four as a coordinator, has been named Utah State's assistant... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:04:08 MST Utah State to hire Josh Heupel as new offensive coordinator http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620147/Utah-State-to-hire-Josh-Heupel-as-new-offensive-coordinator.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620147/Utah-State-to-hire-Josh-Heupel-as-new-offensive-coordinator.html Josh Heupel will replace Kevin McGiven as Utah State's offensive coordinator, a source confirmed to the Deseret News Thursday. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:20:00 MST Heisman winner Marcus Mariota says he's going to the NFL http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619648/Heisman-winner-Marcus-Mariota-says-hes-going-to-the-NFL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619648/Heisman-winner-Marcus-Mariota-says-hes-going-to-the-NFL.html Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota, whose bold moves and leadership on the field brought the Ducks to the brink of a... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 00:00:00 MST Heisman winner Marcus Mariota says he's going to the NFL http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619594/Heisman-winner-Marcus-Mariota-says-hes-going-to-the-NFL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619594/Heisman-winner-Marcus-Mariota-says-hes-going-to-the-NFL.html Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota has declared his eligibility for the NFL draft. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:45:00 MST Chris Dufresne: Oregon takes aim at Ohio State, and its aura of history http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666041/Chris-Dufresne-Oregon-takes-aim-at-Ohio-State-and-its-aura-of-history.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666041/Chris-Dufresne-Oregon-takes-aim-at-Ohio-State-and-its-aura-of-history.html Oregon has defeated Ohio State for a significant collegiate championship. Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:50:16 MST Dick Harmon: Does the BYU-LSU game validate BYU's football program? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619335/Does-the-BYU-LSU-game-validate-BYUs-football-program.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619335/Does-the-BYU-LSU-game-validate-BYUs-football-program.html For a team that has yet to receive an invitation to play in a so-called Power-5 conference, could games with Missouri and LSU... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:05:00 MST Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston to enter the NFL Draft http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619090/Florida-State-quarterback-Jameis-Winston-to-enter-the-NFL-Draft.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619090/Florida-State-quarterback-Jameis-Winston-to-enter-the-NFL-Draft.html Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston announced that he is going to the NFL on the same day the woman who accused him of... Wed, 07 Jan 2015 14:00:00 MST Morning links: Oregon State steals a Ute slogan; O.J.'s stolen Heisman is found; Jameis Winston to enter NFL Draft http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619081/Morning-links-Oregon-State-steals-a-Ute-slogan-OJs-stolen-Heisman-is-found-Jameis-Winston-to.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619081/Morning-links-Oregon-State-steals-a-Ute-slogan-OJs-stolen-Heisman-is-found-Jameis-Winston-to.html Oregon State has hired two Utah assistant coaches from last year, and well, now it appears the Beavers have taken a Ute slogan. Wed, 07 Jan 2015 09:15:00 MST Oregon vs Ohio State in national championship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665367/Oregon-vs-Ohio-State-in-national-championship.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665367/Oregon-vs-Ohio-State-in-national-championship.html Pac-12 champion Oregon and Big Ten champion Ohio State will meet in Arlington, Texas, at the home of the Cowboys on Jan. 12... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 23:55:00 MST Rose Bowl rout! Oregon crushes Florida State 59-20 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665361/Rose-Bowl-rout-Oregon-crushes-Florida-State-59-20.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665361/Rose-Bowl-rout-Oregon-crushes-Florida-State-59-20.html Marcus Mariota and Oregon turned an avalanche of Florida State mistakes into a mountain of points and the Ducks rolled past... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 19:45:00 MST How Alabama, Ohio State match up in a national semifinal in New Orleans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665321/How-Alabama-Ohio-State-match-up-in-a-national-semifinal-in-New-Orleans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665321/How-Alabama-Ohio-State-match-up-in-a-national-semifinal-in-New-Orleans.html Wed, 31 Dec 2014 19:37:26 MST Oregon-Florida State: A look at how they match up http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665322/Oregon-Florida-State-A-look-at-how-they-match-up.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665322/Oregon-Florida-State-A-look-at-how-they-match-up.html Wed, 31 Dec 2014 19:00:00 MST Colorado St prepares to face Utah without McElwain http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664621/Colorado-St-prepares-to-face-Utah-without-McElwain.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664621/Colorado-St-prepares-to-face-Utah-without-McElwain.html Saturday's Las Vegas Bowl against No. 23 Utah is a chance for Colorado State to win 11 games for only the second time in... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:00:00 MST Mariota becomes first Oregon player to win Heisman trophy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664266/Mariota-becomes-first-Oregon-player-to-win-Heisman-trophy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664266/Mariota-becomes-first-Oregon-player-to-win-Heisman-trophy.html Marcus Mariota lights up a field more than he does a room. The soft-spoken Oregon quarterback is humble, respectful and next... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 23:43:28 MST Sports on the air for Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664171/Sports-on-the-air-for-Saturday-Dec-13-2014.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664171/Sports-on-the-air-for-Saturday-Dec-13-2014.html TELEVISION Fri, 12 Dec 2014 23:48:04 MST Gary Andersen introduced as Oregon State's head coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664215/Gary-Andersen-introduced-as-Oregon-States-head-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664215/Gary-Andersen-introduced-as-Oregon-States-head-coach.html Gary Andersen said his decision to leave Wisconsin after just two seasons for the job at Oregon State came down to fit. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 22:30:49 MST Sports on the air for Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664211/Sports-on-the-air-for-Saturday-Dec-13-2014.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664211/Sports-on-the-air-for-Saturday-Dec-13-2014.html TELEVISION Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:25:00 MST Oregon's Marcus Mariota, Alabama's Amari Cooper and Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon named Heisman finalists http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663938/Oregons-Marcus-Mariota-Alabamas-Amari-Cooper-and-Wisconsins-Melvin-Gordon-named-Heisman.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663938/Oregons-Marcus-Mariota-Alabamas-Amari-Cooper-and-Wisconsins-Melvin-Gordon-named-Heisman.html The Heisman Trophy finalists would make one heck of an offense. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 19:50:00 MST The 2014 Heisman Trophy, Week 15: And the winner is? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617195/The-2014-Heisman-Trophy-Week-15-And-the-winner-is.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617195/The-2014-Heisman-Trophy-Week-15-And-the-winner-is.html A look at the leading candidates for the Heisman Trophy based on how the players performed on the field. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:37:35 MST Who's in? Who's out? Tough call for playoff panel http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663852/Whos-in-Whos-out-Tough-call-for-playoff-panel.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663852/Whos-in-Whos-out-Tough-call-for-playoff-panel.html Alabama is in. So is Oregon. That we know for sure about the College Football Playoff after the top two teams in the... Sat, 06 Dec 2014 22:53:45 MST No. 3 Oregon routs Arizona 51-13 to win Pac-12 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663787/No-3-Oregon-routs-Arizona-51-13-to-win-Pac-12.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663787/No-3-Oregon-routs-Arizona-51-13-to-win-Pac-12.html Marcus Mariota made his final case for the Heisman Trophy, and No. 3 Oregon left no doubt about whether the Pac-12 champions... Sat, 06 Dec 2014 00:10:36 MST Dick Harmon: Surveying the college football landscape heading into this weekend http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617139/Surveying-the-college-football-landscape-heading-into-this-weekend.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617139/Surveying-the-college-football-landscape-heading-into-this-weekend.html This is a time for coaching changes, league playoffs, Heisman voting and bowl bids. Don't look for Bronco Mendenhall to... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 19:15:00 MST The 2014 Heisman Trophy tracker: The final push http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617072/The-2014-Heisman-Trophy-tracker-The-final-push.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617072/The-2014-Heisman-Trophy-tracker-The-final-push.html A look at the players most deserving of the Heisman Trophy for the 2014 season based on their performance on the field. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:11:52 MST Hoyer hangs on to starting job with Browns http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663701/Hoyer-hangs-on-to-starting-job-with-Browns.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663701/Hoyer-hangs-on-to-starting-job-with-Browns.html Brian Hoyer held off Johnny Manziel again. The Browns are still his team. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 22:40:00 MST Jameis Winston student misconduct hearing underway http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663649/Jameis-Winston-student-misconduct-hearing-underway.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663649/Jameis-Winston-student-misconduct-hearing-underway.html The student code of conduct hearing involving Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston began Tuesday, approximately two years... Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:45:00 MST Randy Hollis: College football campaign was full of surprises in Beehive State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616660/College-football-campaign-was-full-of-surprises-in-Beehive-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616660/College-football-campaign-was-full-of-surprises-in-Beehive-State.html The 2014 collegiate football campaign was full of surprises — some good, some not so good — for teams in the... Sat, 29 Nov 2014 20:11:32 MST The 2014 Heisman Trophy tracker, Week 13: No real shakeup at the top http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616459/The-2014-Heisman-Trophy-tracker-Week-13-No-real-shakeup-at-the-top.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616459/The-2014-Heisman-Trophy-tracker-Week-13-No-real-shakeup-at-the-top.html Ranking the most deserving players for the Heisman Trophy to this point in the season based on how they have performed on the... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:35:00 MST Police: Manziel's entourage attacked fan at hotel http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663274/Police-Manziels-entourage-attacked-fan-at-hotel.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663274/Police-Manziels-entourage-attacked-fan-at-hotel.html A Browns fan who says he wanted to give Johnny Manziel "a hug" was struck by the rookie quarterback's entourage at a downtown... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:35:05 MST BYU's Hill plans to return for senior season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615931/BYUs-Hill-plans-to-return-for-senior-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615931/BYUs-Hill-plans-to-return-for-senior-season.html Taysom Hill gets around on a scooter these days as he recovers from a season-ending left leg injury suffered in early... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:15:00 MST No Heisman, but Utah's Hackett may be the nation's best punter http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615961/No-Heisman-but-Utahs-Hackett-may-be-the-nations-best-punter.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615961/No-Heisman-but-Utahs-Hackett-may-be-the-nations-best-punter.html Utah punter Tom Hackett is having a phenomenal season, ranking first in punts inside the 10-yard line and third in punting... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:00:00 MST Heisman Trophy tracker, Week 12: Does Marcus Mariota hold on to the top spot? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615764/Heisman-Trophy-tracker-Week-12-Does-Marcus-Mariota-hold-on-to-the-top-spot.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615764/Heisman-Trophy-tracker-Week-12-Does-Marcus-Mariota-hold-on-to-the-top-spot.html Ranking the leading candidates for the Heisman Trophy based on how they have performed to this point in the season. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:45:00 MST Melvin Gordon sets rush record, Wisconsin routs Nebraska http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765662799/Melvin-Gordon-sets-rush-record-Wisconsin-routs-Nebraska.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765662799/Melvin-Gordon-sets-rush-record-Wisconsin-routs-Nebraska.html Melvin Gordon rushed for a major college-record 408 yards and four touchdowns and No. 11 Wisconsin overcame three early... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 17:54:19 MST BYU football: Christian Stewart has settled in as Cougars' starting quarterback http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615553/BYU-football-Christian-Stewart-has-settled-in-as-Cougars-starting-quarterback.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615553/BYU-football-Christian-Stewart-has-settled-in-as-Cougars-starting-quarterback.html BYU senior quarterback Christian Stewart inherited a difficult situation more than a month ago, having to replace dark-horse... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:03:30 MST Heisman Trophy tracker, Week 11: Does Devontae Booker still crack the top 20? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615344/Heisman-Trophy-tracker-Week-11-Does-Devontae-Booker-still-crack-the-top-20.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615344/Heisman-Trophy-tracker-Week-11-Does-Devontae-Booker-still-crack-the-top-20.html A look at the top 20 contenders for the Heisman based on how each player has played to this point in the year. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:00:00 MST Doug Robinson: Gifford Nielsen knows how BYU quarterback Taysom Hill feels http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613149/Gifford-Nielsen-knows-how-BYU-quarterback-Taysom-Hill-feels.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613149/Gifford-Nielsen-knows-how-BYU-quarterback-Taysom-Hill-feels.html Gifford Nielsen, who was on the sideline when Taysom Hill was injured, immediately saw parallels with his own experience as a... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:05:00 MDT Hazardous duty: Injuries have been a prominent part of playing quarterback at BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613113/Hazardous-duty-Injuries-have-been-a-prominent-part-of-playing-quarterback-at-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613113/Hazardous-duty-Injuries-have-been-a-prominent-part-of-playing-quarterback-at-BYU.html Taysom Hill's knee injury is another reminder that injuries come with the job of being a BYU quarterback. Since the LaVell... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:55:00 MDT The 2014 Heisman Trophy tracker, week 7: Unexpected results shake up the rankings http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613076/The-2014-Heisman-Trophy-tracker-week-7-Unexpected-results-shake-up-the-rankings.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613076/The-2014-Heisman-Trophy-tracker-week-7-Unexpected-results-shake-up-the-rankings.html A look at the top candidates for the 2014 Heisman Trophy and how they have performed so far this season. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:25:00 MDT Mariota leads No. 12 Oregon's 42-30 rout of UCLA http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661067/Mariota-leads-No-12-Oregons-42-30-rout-of-UCLA.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661067/Mariota-leads-No-12-Oregons-42-30-rout-of-UCLA.html One snap after Oregon's defense recovered Brett Hundley's fumble deep in UCLA territory, Marcus Mariota found an edge and... Sat, 11 Oct 2014 18:58:20 MDT Dick Harmon: BYU's chances at UCF hinge on defense, not Christian Stewart's rookie start http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612705/BYUs-chances-at-UCF-hinge-on-defense-not-Christian-Stewarts-rookie-start.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612705/BYUs-chances-at-UCF-hinge-on-defense-not-Christian-Stewarts-rookie-start.html The Cougars should generate enough offense to go on the road and defeat Central Florida, but their defense will have to play... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:40:00 MDT Heisman Trophy tracker, week 6: Who took over the No. 1 spot? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612525/Heisman-Trophy-tracker-week-6-Who-took-over-the-No-1-spot.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612525/Heisman-Trophy-tracker-week-6-Who-took-over-the-No-1-spot.html A look at the players who are most worthy of the Heisman Trophy to this point in the season. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:30:00 MDT Christian Stewart confident about role as BYU's new starting quarterback http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612427/Christian-Stewart-confident-about-role-as-BYUs-new-starting-quarterback.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612427/Christian-Stewart-confident-about-role-as-BYUs-new-starting-quarterback.html BYU’s new starting quarterback certainly isn’t lacking confidence. Senior Christian Stewart has taken over for... Sun, 05 Oct 2014 15:53:05 MDT Randy Hollis: Nobody but the Aggies and their most ardent fans believed they could beat BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612430/Nobody-but-the-Aggies-and-their-most-ardent-fans-believed-they-could-beat-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612430/Nobody-but-the-Aggies-and-their-most-ardent-fans-believed-they-could-beat-BYU.html Nobody in their right mind, except maybe the most ardent Aggie fans and that determined group of guys in Utah State's locker... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 17:30:16 MDT BYU quarterback Taysom Hill fractures left leg against Utah State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612387/BYU-quarterback-Taysom-Hill-fractures-left-leg-against-Utah-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612387/BYU-quarterback-Taysom-Hill-fractures-left-leg-against-Utah-State.html BYU star quarterback Taysom Hill leaves Friday's game against Utah State after suffering a left leg fracture. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 23:10:00 MDT Dick Harmon: Jim McMahon graciously accepts high honors from BYU administrators http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612389/Jim-McMahon-graciously-accepts-high-honors-from-BYU-administrators.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612389/Jim-McMahon-graciously-accepts-high-honors-from-BYU-administrators.html It took decades, but BYU and Jim McMahon made it official Friday. He is in the school's Hall of Fame and his jersey is retired. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 23:05:00 MDT Rodney Smith: Jameis Winston's one game suspension is insufficient http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612327/Jameis-Winstons-one-game-suspension-is-insufficient.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612327/Jameis-Winstons-one-game-suspension-is-insufficient.html Despite the fact that an NFL scouting report of Jameis Winston today reads like a police rap sheet, FSU and the NCAA are... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 13:49:33 MDT Arizona stuns No. 2 Oregon for 2nd straight year, 31-24 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660576/Arizona-stuns-No-2-Oregon-for-2nd-straight-year-31-24.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660576/Arizona-stuns-No-2-Oregon-for-2nd-straight-year-31-24.html Scooby Wright was just focused on stopping Marcus Mariota. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 11:31:03 MDT Hill and the return of McMahon, royal blue highlight USU's visit to No. 18 BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612226/Hill-and-the-return-of-McMahon-royal-blue-highlight-USUs-visit-to-No-18-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612226/Hill-and-the-return-of-McMahon-royal-blue-highlight-USUs-visit-to-No-18-BYU.html It has all the trappings of a memorable night at LaVell Edwards Stadium. No. 18 BYU will be sporting its throwback royal blue... Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:30:00 MDT