On the campaign trail for the Heisman

by Jenni Carlson Modified: September 19, 2008 at 6:52 am •  Published: September 19, 2008

orida plays rival Georgia while Bradford, Sanchez and Daniel should have easy weeks. Bulldog tailback Knowshon Moreno has a chance to strut his stuff, too.

•Nov. 15: Sanchez needs to make sure that USC avoids another Stanford stumble. Lose to anyone in the weakened Pac-10 this season, and Sanchez will never regain his footing in the Heisman campaign.

•Nov. 29: Super Saturday II. Rivalry games — Florida-Florida State, Oklahoma-Oklahoma State, USC-Notre Dame and Missouri-Kansas — will provide big platforms for the Heisman candidates.

•Dec. 6: The election may already have a clear-cut winner, but for any undecided Heisman voters, this will be the final debate. Daniel and Bradford could meet in the Big 12's title tilt while Tebow could be in the SEC championship game.

By Jenni Carlson

by Jenni Carlson
Jenni Carlson, a sports columnist at The Oklahoman since 1999, came by her love of sports honestly. She grew up in a sports-loving family in Kansas. Her dad coached baseball and did color commentary on the radio for the high school football...
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