If McCaffrey, Fournette, Watson, Mayfield and Cook were the Heisman finalists, would anyone be surprised? No. But the run for the Heisman rarely follows the preseason script.
Devin Duvernay’s long and mind-boggling recruiting journey is now in the rearview mirror after committing to Texas over TCU Wednesday. The No. 42-ranked prospect in the class of 2016, and the nation’s fastest prospect in the class, talked more about his decision to pick the Longhorns.
Alabama fans should get to know USC, which presents an array of dynamic athletes for the Crimson Tide to be wary of in the season opener.
ESPN 300 signee Lamar Jackson is 6-foot-3, 200-plus pounds, so he has the size of a safety/linebacker but also have excellent coverage skills.
Texas' football schedule is extremely front-loaded, which means that the tone of Longhorns' 2016 season will be established quite early.
Here are 10 ACC players returning from significant injuries in 2015 that could again be key contributors this season.