December 7, 2012
Going into this year’s Heisman Trophy balloting Notre Dame, USC and Ohio State have had the most winners (7 each). Here is a list of players from these schools who have won the award:
Notre Dame – Angelo Bertelli (QB,1943), Johnny Lujack (QB,1947), Leon Hart (E,1949), Johnny Lattner (HB,1953), Paul Hornung (QB,1956), John Huarte (QB,1964), & Tim Brown (WR,1987).
USC – Mike Garrett (HB,1965), O.J. Simpson (RB,1968), Charles White (RB,1979), Marcus Allen (RB,1981), Carson Palmer (QB,2002), Matt Leinhart (QB,2004), & Reggie Bush (RB,2005).
Ohio State – Leslie Horvath (QB,1944), Vic Janowicz (HB,1950), Howard Cassady (HB,1955), Archie Griffith (RB,1974, & 1975), Eddie George (1995), & Troy Smith (QB,2006).