In his first season as a starter, E.J. Manuel displayed bits of Heisman-level potential.
Though the Seminoles faltered under a tremendous amount of hype in the 2011 season, expectations are high again for the 2012 season, with a lot of talent returning.
As Manuel nears the end of his run at Florida State and looks ahead to the pros, 2012 could be opportunistic.
Nothing would elevate his status more than a Heisman trophy, as we've seen with recent winners like Robert Griffin III and Cam Newton.
Here's a look at what it will take for E.J. Manuel to get invited to New York.