Home / Football / NCAA / Heisman Trophy / Heisman Trophy Winners

Heisman Trophy Winners

See a complete list of Heisman Trophy Winners. The 2016 Heisman Trophy winner is the Sophomore quarterback from Louisville,Lamar Jackson.


Fast Facts:
– The Heisman Trophy is awarded yearly to the most outstanding College Football player in the United States.
– Since it’s inception in 1935, the Heisman Trophy has been awarded 77 times.
– The trophy which is one of the most sought-after awards in American collegiate athletics, is named after John W. Heisman who was known as an athlete and inventive football genius.

Heisman Trophy Winners

Year Name School Position Class
2016 Lamar Jackson Louisville Quarterback Sophomore
2015 Derrick Henry Alabama Crimson Tide Running back Junior
2014 Marcus Mariota Oregon Quarterback Junior
2013 Jameis Winston Florida State Quarterback Frsh
2012 Johnny Manziel Texas A&M Quarterback Frsh
2011 Robert Griffin III Baylor University Quarterback Jr.
2010 Cam Newton Auburn Quarterback Jr.
2009 Mark Ingram Alabama Running back Sop
2008 Sam Bradford Oklahoma Quarterback Sop
2007 Tim Tebow Florida Quarterback Sop
2006 Troy Smith Ohio State Quarterback Sr.
2004 Matt Leinart USC Quarterback Jr.
2003 Jason White Oklahoma Quarterback Jr.
2002 Carson Palmer USC Quarterback Sr.
2001 Eric Crouch Nebraska Quarterback Sr.
2000 Chris Weinke Florida State Quarterback Sr.
1999 Ron Dayne Wisconsin Running back Sr.
1998 Ricky Williams Texas Running back Sr.
1997 Charles Woodson Michigan Cornerback/Punt returner Jr.
1996 Danny Wuerffel Florida Quarterback Sr.
1995 Eddie George Ohio State Running back Sr.
1994 Rashaan Salaam Colorado Running back Jr.
1993 Charlie Ward Florida State Quarterback Sr.
1992 Gino Torretta Miami (Fla) Quarterback Sr.
1991 Desmond Howard Michigan Wide receiver Jr.
1990 Ty Detmer Brigham Young Quarterback Jr.
1989 Andre Ware Houston Quarterback Jr.
1988 Barry Sanders Oklahoma State Running back Jr.
1987 Tim Brown Notre Dame Wide receiver Sr.
1986 Vinny Testaverde Miami (Fla) Quarterback Sr.
1985 Bo Jackson Auburn Running back Sr.
1984 Doug Flutie Boston College Quarterback Sr.
1983 Mike Rozier Nebraska Running back Sr.
1982 Herschel Walker Georgia Running back Jr.
1981 Marcus Allen USC Running back Sr.
1980 George Rogers South Carolina Running back Sr.
1979 Charles White USC Running back Sr.
1978 Billy Sims Oklahoma Running back Jr.
1977 Earl Campbell Texas Running back Sr.
1976 Tony Dorsett Pittsburgh Running back Sr.
1975 Archie Griffin Ohio State Running back Sr.
1974 Archie Griffin Ohio State Running back Jr.
1973 John Cappelletti Penn State Running back Sr.
1972 Johnny Rodgers Nebraska Running back Sr.
1971 Pat Sullivan Auburn Quarterback Sr.
1970 Jim Plunkett Stanford Quarterback Sr.
1969 Steve Owens Oklahoma Fullback Sr.
1968 O.J. Simpson USC Running back Sr.
1967 Gary Beban UCLA Quarterback Sr.
1966 Steve Spurrier Florida Quarterback Sr.
1965 Mike Garrett USC Running back Sr.
1964 John Huarte Notre Dame Quarterback Sr.
1963 Roger Staubach Navy Quarterback Jr.
1962 Terry Baker Oregon State Quarterback Sr.
1961 Ernie Davis Syracuse Running back Sr.
1960 Joe Bellino Navy Running back Sr.
1959 Billy Cannon Louisiana State Running back Sr.
1958 Pete Dawkins Army Running back Sr.
1957 John David Crow Texas A&M Running back Sr.
1956 Paul Hornung Notre Dame Quarterback Sr.
1955 Howard Cassady Ohio State Running back Sr.
1954 Alan Ameche Wisconsin Fullback Sr.
1953 John Lattner Notre Dame Running back Sr.
1952 Billy Vessels Oklahoma Running back Sr.
1951 Dick Kazmaier Princeton Running back Sr.
1950 Vic Janowicz Ohio State Running back Jr.
1949 Leon Hart Notre Dame END Sr.
1948 Doak Walker Southern Methodist Running back Jr.
1947 John Lujack Notre Dame Quarterback Sr.
1946 Glenn Davis Army Running back Sr.
1945 Doc Blanchard Army Fullback Jr.
1944 Les Horvath Ohio State Quarterback Sr.
1943 Angelo Bertelli Notre Dame Quarterback Sr.
1942 Frank Sinkwich Georgia Running back Sr.
1941 Bruce Smith Minnesota Running back Sr.
1940 Tom Harmon Michigan Running back Sr.
1939 Nile Kinnick Iowa Running back Sr.
1938 Davey O’Brien TCU Quarterback Sr.
1937 Clint Frank Yale Quarterback Sr.
1936 Larry Kelley Yale END Sr.
1935 Jay Berwanger Chicago Running back Sr.

 

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinteresttumblrmail