In the world of college football, it’s never too early to start discussing Heisman candidates.
For the 2011 season, the same names have been popping up everywhere in regards to the Heisman.
Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck, Oregon running back LaMichael James, Boise State quarterback Kellen Moore and Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones are the clear favorites to win the Heisman.
Others have also received a good bit of Heisman buzz heading into the season. Oklahoma State wide receiver Justin Blackmon, South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore and Alabama running back Trent Richardson are just a few among this group of candidates.
However, what about those players who have received little to no hype, yet have an outside chance of winning the prestigious award?
Here are ten dark horse candidates to win the 2011 Heisman Trophy.