Updated: September 20, 2014, 5:22 PM ET

Tracking the Candidates

Sept. 20, 2014
Mariota had another big game in the No. 2 Ducks' 38-31 victory over Washington State. He was 21-of-25 passing for 329 yards and five touchdowns. He also had 58 rushing yards, including a 41-yard scamper.
WEEK 4 AT WASHINGTON STATE
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
3295084.094.7
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
5804.5
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
113513074.094.0
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
21436.5
Georgia didn't need Gurley in a 66-0 romp over Troy, but the junior rushed for 73 yards on six carries anyway. A 48-yard burst in the first quarter bumped Gurley into fourth place on the Bulldogs' all-time rushing list.
WEEK 4 VS. TROY
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
73012.2
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
000.00
2014 SEASON
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
40249.8
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
5-1-0.20
Winston was suspended for the No. 1 Seminoles' matchup versus No. 22 Clemson -- Florida State escaped with a win in overtime, 23-17 -- after he shouted a profane and sexually explicit phrase in the student union on campus during the week.
WEEK 2 VS. CITADEL
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
2562081.584.6
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
201.0
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
6263270.184.3
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
1111.6
Hill played only the first half in the No. 6 Aggies' blowout 58-6 win over SMU. Hill was 16-of-22 passing for 265 yards with two touchdowns and an interception.
WEEK 4 AT SMU
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
2652172.796.6
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
57028.5
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
135913169.893.4
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
10606.6
Golson and the No. 9 Fighting Irish are off in Week 4. They next face Syracuse on Sept. 27. For the season, Golson is 62-of-96 passing for seven touchdowns and zero interceptions.
WEEK 3 VS. PURDUE
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
2592062.576.6
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
5614.0
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
7807064.685.2
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
8342.9

ESPN Experts' Poll

Sept. 16, 2014
Name Position School Year 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Marcus Mariota QB Oregon Jr. 6 4 0 0 0 46
Todd Gurley RB Georgia Jr. 4 2 3 2 0 38
Jameis Winston QB Florida State So. 0 3 1 2 2 21
Kenny Hill QB Texas A&M So. 0 1 5 0 1 20
Everett Golson QB Notre Dame Sr. 0 0 1 2 0 7
Amari Cooper WR Alabama Jr. 0 0 1 1 1 6
Ameer Abdullah RB Nebraska Sr. 0 0 0 1 2 4
Taysom Hill QB BYU Jr. 0 0 0 1 2 4
Bryce Petty QB Baylor Sr. 0 0 0 1 1 3
D.J. Foster RB Arizona State 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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