2011 Heisman Watch: Top 5 Candidates to Keep an Eye on

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2011 Heisman Watch: Top 5 Candidates to Keep an Eye on
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It's no mystery that Andrew Luck was the odds-on favorite in the Heisman race coming into the season.

The Stanford quarterback and future No. 1 overall NFL draft pick was out-shined only by Cam Newton's magical championship run with Auburn last year.

Luck now stands as the safest bet to take home the award this season, but there's always a chance that another player could pull off a Newton-like season and steal the spotlight. 

This fact was only highlighted by college football's first week of action.

Luck may still be the favorite, but a few other players more than made their case for the Heisman in week one.

Following is a list of the top five Heisman candidates after college football's first week of action. 

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