Baker Mayfield Becomes 1st Heisman Winner to Start Career as Walk-On

Daily FactsBleacher ReportDecember 10, 2017

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 09: Baker Mayfield, quarterback of the Oklahoma Sooners, poses for the media after the 2017 Heisman Trophy Presentation at the Marriott Marquis December 9, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
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Fact: Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield won the 2017 Heisman Trophy, making him the first winner to have started his career as a walk-on.

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