Article Photos: College football: Finalists named for Oklahoma City-based Jim Thorpe Award 3/3

Mississippi State defensive back Johnthan Banks (13) returns a punt for 15 yards in the third quarter as teammate Jamerson Love (24) provides blocking in their NCAA college football game against Middle Tennessee State in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012. No. 15 Mississippi State won 45-3. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)  ORG XMIT: MSRS116