After a season in which he threw for 3,998 yards and 36 touchdowns, he's certainly a deserving candidate.
But, is Griffin the best candidate? Trent Richardson, Montee Ball, Andrew Luck and Tyrann Mathieu are also very deserving candidates.
With all the talent that will be present in New York Saturday night at the Heisman ceremony, it's tough to stand out above the rest.
Here are five reasons RGIII deserves the Heisman Trophy.