Lost in all the commotion surrounding the finishes in the Alabama-Auburn and Ohio State-Michigan games is the fact that we are nearing the end of the annual Heisman Trophy race.
One candidate has emerged as the clear-cut favorite, while several other dark-horse contenders have recently emerged in surprising fashion. While there seemed to be a consensus top five entering November, no one quite knows who will make it to New York for the ceremony as the month comes to a close.
Let's take a look at five of the more promising candidates to win the award and grade their respective performances from Week 14.
Note: We're using the latest edition of ESPN's Heisman Watch as the basis for choosing which five players to grade.