In the off-season the two top candidates for the 2019 Heisman trophy were Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa and Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence. Now, nearing the end of the season and leading into the biggest game of the year LSU vs Alabama, Joe Burrow the QB from LSU has emerged as the favorite to take home the trophy.
Burrow has thrown for 2,805 yards with 30 TDs and 4 INTs. Tua Tagovailoa has compiled 2,166 yards with 27 TDs and 2 INTs in one less game than Burrow. By the end of the game between the two powerhouses Saturday Afternoon - a true frontrunner for the trophy very well may emerge.