We now know who will be heading to New York City for the Heisman Trophy ceremony as the three finalists were announced on Monday. This year’s group features a pair of stud tailbacks and a star quarterback.
Learn more about the three players vying for the Heisman Trophy below:
- Derrick Henry: junior, running back, Alabama. 339 carries, 1,986 yards, 5.9 yards per carry, 23 touchdowns
- Deshaun Watson: sophomore, quarterback, Clemson. 69.5 completion percentage, 3,512 yards, 30 passing touchdowns, 11 interceptions, 163 carries, 887 rushing yards, 11 rushing touchdowns.
- Christian McCaffrey: sophomore, running back, Stanford. 319 carries, 1,847 yards, 5.8 yards per carry, eight rushing touchdowns, 41 receptions, 540 yards, four receiving touchdowns, 1,109 return yards, one kickoff return touchdown.