The Associated Press named Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield the AP College Football Player of the Year on Thursday.
Mayfield earned 51 of a possible 56 first-place votes with Stanford running back Bryce Love finishing second, Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson placing third and Penn State running back Saquon Barkley coming in fourth.
Mayfield was named a finalist for the Heisman Trophy along with Love and Jackson, and he is a 1-150 (minus-15,000) favorite to win the award,...
Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and Stanford running back Bryce Love, the top two vote-getters in the Heisman Trophy race, spearhead the list of the Associated Press first-team All America selections announced Monday.
The Sooners had the most selections among all schools, as tackle offensive tackle Orlando Brown and tight end Mark Andrews joined Mayfield.
Here is a look at how every team panned out:
Quarterback — Baker Mayfield, senior, Oklahoma
Running backs — Bryce...
NEW YORK - Baker Mayfield took a unique road to the Heisman Trophy, a long and winding climb from walk-on to one of the most accomplished players to ever play college football.
The brash, flag-planting Oklahoma quarterback became the sixth Sooner to the win Heisman on Saturday night in one of the most lopsided votes in the 83-year history of the award.
Stanford running back Bryce Love was the runner-up, making it five second-place finishes for the Cardinal...