Texas A&M Quarterback Johnny Manziel Wins Heisman Trophy
Manziel is the second player from Texas A&M to win the Heisman, and first since John David Crow 1957. He broke 2010 Heisman winner Cam Netwon's Southeastern Conference record with 4,600 total yards this season, led the Aggies to a 10-2 in their first SEC season and orchestrated an upset at No. 1 Alabama in November Manziel edged out Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o for the Heisman.
Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein was a distant third. Manziel received 474 first-place votes and 2,029 total points in the balloting. Te'O had 321 first-place votes and 1,7-6 points. Te'o already had won the Walter Camp Award and Maxwell Trophy as the top college player in the country. He was trying to be the first defense-only winner of the Heisman.
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