This is a great feature on 1941 Heisman winner Bruce Smith’s acceptance speech, which came on the heels of the Pearl Harbor attack.
Bruce Smith’s 1941 Heisman Speech
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The Final 2013 Heisman Straw Poll
Total points, (with first-place votes in parentheses)
1. Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State -- 23 (7)
2. Jordan Lynch, QB, Northern Illinois -- 8 (2)
3. (tie) Tre Mason, RB, Auburn -- 7 (1)
3. (tie) Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M -- 7
5. AJ McCarron, QB, Alabama -- 5
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Chris Huston, A.K.A. ‘The Heisman Pundit‘, is the creator and publisher of Heismanpundit.com, a site dedicated to analysis of the Heisman Trophy and college football.
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