(1) Cam Newton, quarterback,
(2) Andrew Luck, quarterback, Stanford
(3) LaMichael James, running back,
(4) Kellen Moore, quarterback,
(5) Patrick Patterson, safety, LSU
Since I’ve been paying close attention to college football all season, I would have to vote for
I would vote for Newton even though he appears to be the second coming of Reggie Bush—the first Heisman Trophy winner ever to give back the award because all the dirt on how he came to be a running back at USC threaten to bury him.
Bush has done extremely well in the NFL, helping the New Orleans Saints win the Super Bowl in February, and I’m sure
I’m also sure
For now, he’s a 6-foot-6, 250-pound cloud over college football.
By now we know that his father, Cecil Newton Sr., spoke with someone supposedly representing
That Cecil Newton Sr. is a pastor only makes this story more obscene than the average big-time college sports recruiting scandal.
Cam Newton “is a great man,” Auburn coach Gene Chizik said after
A great college quarterback? Yes. A sensational athlete? Absolutely. But a great young man? Hardly.
It would violate NCAA rules if
Trouble is we’re not likely to find out if
So voters have to vote for