Predicting Heisman Trophy finalists for 2015 NCAA Football season

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Winning the Heisman Trophy is the highest individual achievement in College Football. On the cusp of a fresh season, there are a handful of young men who stand above the rest as heavy favorites to take the prize.

Every year brings with it one or two surprising athletes who surpass everyone’s¬†wildest expectations to emerge as a true contender for the prestigious trophy. We’ve included one such player in this list, though he’s certainly a long shot to win.

These upcoming players, on paper, appear to have the best chance of taking home the Heisman Trophy as the top player in the nation for the 2015 College Football season.