Updated: September 13, 2014, 4:01 PM ET

Tracking the Candidates

Sept. 13, 2014
Gurley had another big game in Week 3, but the No. 6 Bulldogs lost to No. 24 South Carolina, 38-35. He rushed for 131 yards and a touchdown on 20 carries.
WEEK 3 AT SOUTH CAROLINA
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
13116.6
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
441.00
2014 SEASON
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
32949.4
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
5-1-0.20
Mariota missed on only four throws in the No. 2-ranked Ducks' 48-14 victory over Wyoming. He was 19-of-23 passing for 221 yards and two touchdowns, and he added another 71 yards and two touchdowns on the ground.
WEEK 3 VS. WYOMING
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
2212082.695.9
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
71214.2
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
8068070.492.4
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
15637.8
Winston and the No. 1 Seminoles were off in Week 3. Florida State next plays No. 23 Clemson on Sept. 20. Through two games, Winston has 626 yards passing with four total touchdowns and two interceptions.
WEEK 2 VS. CITADEL
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
2562081.584.5
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
201.0
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
6263270.184.3
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
1111.6
Hill continued his torrid start to the season with 300 yards passing and four touchdowns while completing 20 of 31 passes in No. 7 Texas A&M's 38-10 victory over Rice. He now as 11 TD passes and zero interceptions this season.
WEEK 3 VS. RICE
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
3004064.588.8
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
3807.6
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
109411069.292.9
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
4903.5
Golson continued his interception-free start to the season, going 25-of-40 passing for 259 yards and two touchdowns in No. 11-ranked Notre Dame's 30-14 win over Purdue. He added a 15-yard touchdown run.
WEEK 3 VS. PURDUE
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
2592062.574.6
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
5614.0
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
7807064.684.7
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
8342.9

ESPN Experts' Poll

Sept. 9, 2014
Name Position School Year 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Todd Gurley RB Georgia Jr. 5 5 0 0 0 45
Marcus Mariota QB Oregon Jr. 5 5 0 0 0 45
Jameis Winston QB Florida State So. 0 0 6 2 1 23
Kenny Hill QB Texas A&M So. 0 0 3 5 0 19
Everett Golson QB Notre Dame Sr. 0 0 1 2 1 8
Ameer Abdullah RB Nebraska Sr. 0 0 0 0 6 6
Amari Cooper WR Alabama Jr. 0 0 0 1 1 3
Taysom Hill QB BYU Jr. 0 0 0 0 1 1

ESPN experts: Andrea Adelson, Edward Aschoff, Brian Bennett, Rece Davis, Travis Haney, Chris Low, Ivan Maisel, Ted Miller, Mark Schlabach and Jake Trotter.

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