Week five of the 2018 college football season is now complete.
Time for our traditional weekly feature that rounds up the latest Heisman news and updates from around the media world.
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— Quarterbacks lead the way in the Houston Chronicle’s Heisman watch.
— According to Heavy.com, the stock of West Virginia quarterback Will Grier is on the rise.
— Did Eric Dungey have a Heisman moment for Syracuse against Clemson?
— A look at why Clemson running back Travis Etienne should be a Heisman candidate.
— Johnny Manziel threw his first two Canadian Football League touchdown passes over the weekend. He also wrote a letter to Baker Mayfield.
Heisman NFL Update
Marcus Mariota had a huge game, throwing for 344 yards and 2 TDs, while also rushing for 46 yards and a TD as the Titans beat the Eagles, 26-23.
Derrick Henry ran 8 times for 24 yards against Philadelphia.
Baker Mayfield went 21 of 41 for 295 yards and 2 TDs, but the Browns lost to the Raiders, 45-42.
Lamar Jackson had 4 carries for 17 yards as the Ravens beat the Steelers.
Video of the Week
A great behind the scenes look at the Nissan Heisman House: