Updated: December 8, 2014, 8:14 AM ET

ESPN Experts' Poll

Dec. 8, 2014
Name Position School Year 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Marcus Mariota QB Oregon Jr. 10 0 0 0 0 50
Melvin Gordon RB Wisconsin Jr. 0 9 1 0 0 39
Amari Cooper WR Alabama Jr. 0 1 7 2 0 29
Trevone Boykin QB TCU Jr. 0 0 1 7 2 19
J.T. Barrett QB Ohio State Fr. 0 0 0 1 3 5
Tevin Coleman RB Indiana Jr. 0 0 1 0 2 5
Scooby Wright III LB Arizona So. 0 0 0 0 2 2
Dak Prescott QB Miss. State Jr. 0 0 0 0 1 1

ESPN experts: Andrea Adelson, Edward Aschoff, Brian Bennett, Rece Davis, Travis Haney, Chris Low, Ivan Maisel, Ted Miller, Mark Schlabach and Jake Trotter

Tracking the Candidates

Dec. 8, 2014
Mariota put the finishing touches on his Heisman résumé with five total touchdowns in Oregon's win over Arizona in the Pac-12 title game. His final stat line: 25-for-38, 313 yards and two TDs through the air, plus 33 rushing yards and three more scores on 10 rushing attempts.
WEEK 15 VS. ARIZONA
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
3132065.877.0
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
3333.3
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
378338268.391.9
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
669145.7
Gordon, like his Wisconsin teammates, was largely anonymous against Ohio State in the Big Ten championship game. Gordon rushed for 76 yards, but the Badgers never challenged the Buckeyes in a crushing loss.
WEEK 15 AT OHIO STATE
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
7602.9
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
000.00
2014 SEASON
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
2336267.6
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
171518.93
Cooper caught 12 passes for 83 yards in the Crimson Tide's 42-13 win over Missouri in the SEC championship game. He set the SEC record for receptions in a season (115).
WEEK 15 AT MISSOURI
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
12836.90
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
909.0
2014 SEASON
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
115165614.414
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
2304.6
Boykin filled up the box score against Iowa State. He went 30-for-41 for 460 yards and four touchdowns passing, added 44 yards running the ball, and he even scored a 55-yard receiving touchdown on a nifty trick play.
WEEK 15 VS. IOWA STATE
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
4604173.266.4
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
4405.5
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
371430760.570.8
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
64284.5
Barrett is out for the season after he fractured his ankle in the Buckeyes' win over Michigan. He finished the season with 2,834 passing yards, 34 touchdowns and 10 interceptions, and he had another 11 rushing TDs and 938 yards.
WEEK 14 VS. MICHIGAN
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
1761061.992.9
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
8925.9
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
2834341064.785.8
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
938115.5
Coleman and the Hoosiers didn't play during Championship Weekend and are not eligible for a bowl game. He finished the season with 2,036 rushing yards and 15 touchdowns.
WEEK 14 VS. PURDUE
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
13004.5
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
263.00
2014 SEASON
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
2036157.5
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
251415.60

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