Davis among SEC’s top Heisman candidates

June 3, 2014 

Mike Davis (28)

GERRY MELENDEZ — gmelendez@thestate.com

Six SEC players, including South Carolina running back Mike Davis, are listed by Bovada Sportsbook as the Heisman Trophy favorites for the 2014 season.

Georgia running back Todd Gurley is the SEC’s favorite with the fifth best odds at 12/1 and three other running backs join him: Alabama’s TJ Yeldon (14/1), Davis (18/1) and Alabama’s Derrick Henry (20/1).

Quarterbacks Nick Marshall (Auburn) and Dak Prescott (Mississippi State) are also included, with Marshall having 20/1 odds and Prescott having 33/1 odds.

Jameis Winston, the Florida State QB who won the 2013 Heisman, is the favorite to repeat, with odds of 5/2. Quarterbacks Braxton Miller (Ohio State) and Marcus Mariota (Oregon) are next at 11/2.

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