|1. Johnny Manziel, QB||Texas A&M||60 (8)*|
|2. Tajh Boyd, QB||Clemson||44 (2)*|
|3. Marcus Mariota, QB||Oregon||34 (1)*|
|4. Aaron Murray, QB||Georgia||23 (1)*|
|5 (tie). Teddy Bridgewater, QB||Louisville||10|
|5 (tie). Todd Gurley, RB||Georgia||10|
|7. A.J. McCarron, QB||Alabama||7 (1)*|
|8. Jameis Winston, QB||Florida State||2|
|9 (tie). Jadeveon Clowney, DE||USC||1|
|9 (tie). Mike Davis, RB||USC||1|
|9 (tie). Brett Hundley, QB||UCLA||1|
|9 (tie). Lache Seastrunk, RB||Baylor||1|
|9 (tie). Sammy Watkins, WR||Clemson||1|
Poll voters: Jimmy Burch, Fort Worth Star-Telegram; Heath Cline, 107.5 The Game; Rick Henry, WIS-TV; Josh Kendall, The State; Blair Kerkhoff, Kansas City Star; Phil Kornblut, South Carolina Radio Network; Kevin McCrarey, South Carolina Sports Network; Andrew Miller, Charleston Post and Courier; Ron Morris, The State; Gene Sapakoff, Charleston Post and Courier; Neil White, The State; Larry Williams, TigerIllustrated.com; Pete Yanity, WSPA-TV.
For the third consecutive week, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel remains at the top of The State’s weekly Heisman Trophy poll.
Manziel, the 2012 Heisman winner, led the Aggies to a high-scoring win against Arkansas and received eight of the first-place votes from the 13 Heisman voters who participate in this poll.
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd jumped back into second place with his big game in the 56-7 blowout of Wake Forest. Quarterbacks continue to dominate the poll, with seven of the first eight players on the list playing the position. Fifth-place Georgia tailback Todd Gurley is the exception.
All 13 players who made this week’s list play on teams that are ranked in this week’s AP Top 25 poll.