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CAMPAIGN 2012
CORY MCCARTNEY
August 20, 2012
Success, stats and schedule are the talking points for any Heisman candidate, and these Magnificent Seven hopefuls are worthy of the preelection billboard treatment
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August 20, 2012

Campaign 2012

Success, stats and schedule are the talking points for any Heisman candidate, and these Magnificent Seven hopefuls are worthy of the preelection billboard treatment

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Oklahoma QB, Sr.

CAMPAIGN PLATFORM: Underrated record-setting passer

TEAM SUCCESS

With Jones playing behind a line that has 102 combined starts and in front of some talented backs, his Sooners have the foundation for a run at a national title, but a go-to receiver will need to emerge.

THE NUMBERS

Another 4,000-yard season seems a given for the Sooners' alltime leader in yards (12,379) and TD passes (93), though he has to cut down on his picks (15 in '11) to become the third Heisman winner of the Bob Stoops era.

SCHEDULE

September (vs. Kansas State) and October (vs. Texas and Notre Dame) offer big tests, and a strong stretch drive against ranked West Virginia, Oklahoma State and TCU could punch Jones's ticket to New York City.

MARCUS LATTIMORE

South Carolina RB, Jr.

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