Heisman Trophy

The Browns said Tuesday that Manziel was diagnosed with a concussion late in the season by an independent neurologist, countering an NFL Network report they lied about the injury to cover up the troubled quarterback showing up intoxicated for practice. (Frank Victores/2015 AP)

Browns deny lying about Johnny Manziel’s concussion

CLEVELAND — The Browns are defending their handling of Johnny Manziel's late-season…

 

The grim details have emerged about Johnny Manziel's latest allegation of beating his ex-girlfriend. (Scott Eklund/AP)

Details emerge about Johnny Manziel’s latest domestic violence allegation

CLEVELAND — Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend told police the Cleveland Browns quarterback hit…

 

Stanford's Christian McCaffrey runs against Southern California during the Pac-12 Conference championship NCAA college football game Saturday. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

McCaffrey off to New York as Heisman finalist

NEW YORK — No one has caught Christian McCaffrey all season. Now,…

 

Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey could be a Heisman contender. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Playoffs, Heisman? Stanford has shot

What’s fascinating here, so very funny, is that Stanford usually does the…

Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey could be a Heisman contender. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
After becoming the leading passer in Cal history during last week's win over Texas, quarterback Jared Goff has found himself on the short list to win the Heisman Trophy. (Tony Avelar/AP)

Heisman voters, meet Jared Goff

They’re still trying to split the atom at Cal, as Jared Goff…

After becoming the leading passer in Cal history during last week's win over Texas, quarterback Jared Goff has found himself on the short list to win the Heisman Trophy. (Tony Avelar/AP)
Longtime Raiders wide receiver Tom Brown overcame numerous obstacles at the college and pro levels en route to his Hall of Fame enshrinement, which will take place in Canton, Ohio, this weekend. (Paul Sakuma/1999 ap)

‘Difficult’ path leads Tim Brown to Canton

Hall of Fame indication speeches have been known to drag on occasionally,…

Longtime Raiders wide receiver Tom Brown overcame numerous obstacles at the college and pro levels en route to his Hall of Fame enshrinement, which will take place in Canton, Ohio, this weekend. (Paul Sakuma/1999 ap)
Steve Dykes/AP file photoOregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is the front-runner to win the Heisman Trophy. He was named one of three finalists Monday

Mariota, Cooper, Gordon are Heisman finalists

NEW YORK -- Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota, Alabama receiver Amari Cooper and…

Steve Dykes/AP file photoOregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is the front-runner to win the Heisman Trophy. He was named one of three finalists Monday
Wade Payne/APStanford pitching coach Rusty Filter

Winston highlights six Heisman Trophy finalists

Jameis Winston will have plenty of company at the Heisman Trophy ceremony…

Wade Payne/APStanford pitching coach Rusty Filter

Auburn's Newton wins Heisman in landslide

Cam Newton won the Heisman Trophy — as if there was any…