Bryce Young leads College Wire’s Week 1 Heisman Poll

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It is that time again, now that we have two weeks of football in the books the College Wire editors voted on the top Heisman Trophy contenders.

How did Bryce Young, C.J. Stroud, Anthony Richardson, Stetson Bennett, and Caleb Williams fare in this week’s update?

Each editor picked their top three choices with the top candidate receiving five points, the second choice receiving three points, and the final choice receiving one point.

Check out the preseason version of the Heisman Poll.

Florida QB Anthony Richardson was the biggest riser going from No. 10 in the preseason poll to the top five after his performance against the Utah Utes. Stetson Bennett of Georgia is among the newcomers this week after his performance against Oregon over the weekend.

We break down how each of our 10 candidates fared in the poll, ties are listed in alphabetical order.

Bryce Young, Alabama

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Total Points: 65

First-Place Votes: 13

Week 1 Stats vs Utah State: 18-28 | 195 Yards | 7.0 YPA | 5 TDs

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C.J. Stroud, Ohio State

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Total Points: 39

First-Place Votes: 3

Week 1 Stats vs Notre Dame: 24-34 | 223 Yards | 6.6 YPA | 2 TDs

For more on Stroud check out Buckeyes Wire

Will Anderson, Alabama

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Total Points: 37

First-Place Votes: 3

Week 1 Stats vs Utah State: 5 Tackles | 3 Solo | 1 TFL

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Anthony Richardson, Florida

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Total Points: 25

First-Place Votes: 2

Week 1 Stats vs Utah: 17/24 | 168 Yards Passing | 7.0 YPA | 0 TDs

11 Carries | 106 Yards | 9.6 YPC | 3 TDs

For more on Richardson check out Gators Wire

Stetson Bennett, Georgia

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Total Points: 23

First-Place Votes: 2

Week 1 Stats vs Oregon: 25/31 | 368 Yards | 2 TDs | 1 Rushing TD

For more on Bennett check out UGA Wire

Caleb Williams, USC

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Total Points: 13

First-Place Votes: 1

Week 1 Stats vs Rice: 19/22 | 249 Yards | 11.3 YPA | 2 TDs

For more on Williams check out Trojans Wire

Bijan Robinson, Texas

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Total Points: 6

Week 1 Stats vs ULM: 10 Carries | 71 Yards | 7.1 YPC | 1 TD

For more on Robinson check out Longhorns Wire

Tank Bigsby, Auburn

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Total Points: 4

Week 1 Stats vs Mercer: 16 Carries | 147 Yards | 9.2 YPC | 2 TDs

For more on Bigsby check out Auburn Wire

Hendon Hooker, Tennessee

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Total Points: 3

Week 1 Stats vs Ball State: 18-25 | 221 Yards | 8.8 YPA | 2 TDs

For more on Hooker check out Vols Wire

Jacoby Windmon, Michigan State

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Total Points: 1

Week 1 Stats vs Western Michigan: 7 Tackles | 4.0 TFLs | 4 Sacks | 1 FF

For more on Windmon check out Spartans Wire

Story originally appeared on Roll Tide Wire