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2009 Heisman Trophy finalists

2009 Heisman Trophy finalists

Toby Gerhart, Stanford, RB, senior

2009 STATS: 311 carries for 1,736 yards and 26 touchdowns; 10 catches for 149 yards.

Mark Ingram, Alabama, RB, sophomore

2009 STATS: 249 carries for 1,542 yards and 15 touchdowns; 30 catches for 322 yards and three touchdowns.

Colt McCoy, Texas, QB, senior

2009 STATS: 330-of-468 for 3,512 yards, 27 touchdowns and 12 interceptions; 147.46 passing efficiency rating; 128 carries for 348 yards and three touchdowns.

Ndamukong Suh, Nebraska, DT, senior

2009 STATS: Team-high 82 tackles (50 solo); 12 sacks (for a loss of 77 yards); one interception; 10 pass break-ups; three blocked kicks.

Tim Tebow, Florida, QB, senior

2009 STATS: 182-of-279 for 2,413 yards, 18 touchdowns and five interceptions; 155.5 passing efficiency rating; 203 carries for 859 yards and 13 touchdowns.

2009 Heisman Trophy finalists 12/11/09 [Last modified: Friday, December 11, 2009 10:41pm]
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