Tyler Radecki
Sunday December 11th, 2011

Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III won the Heisman Trophy in a ceremony on Saturday night, according to ESPN's Joe Schad. Griffin III had 405 first-place votes.

Griffin III led Baylor to a 9-3 record and #12 ranking this season while throwing for 3998 yards, 36 touchdowns and 6 interceptions. He also rushed for 644 yards and 9 touchdowns.

He is the first Baylor player to win the Heisman Trophy. The other finalists were Stanford’s Andrew Luck, Alabama’s Trent Richardson, Wisconsin’s Montee Ball and LSU’s Tyrann Mathieu.

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