The college football season has begun, and while teams will chase the ultimate prize - a national championship - there are individuals that are working hard to join the most elite fraternity in sports.
Last year, Johnny Manziel became the first (redshirt) freshman to win the Heisman Trophy. After a long, tumultuous offseason, he began his quest for a second award in the second half of Texas A&M's opener.
Which players did their best to throw their names into the mix for the Heisman Trophy this weekend? Let's look at a few candidates.