Each week this college football season, BetFTW will take a look at the 2022 Heisman Trophy race and break down the contenders. Check back each Monday as the best college football players in the country jockey for position with both oddsmakers and bettors. Preseason odds can be found here and Week 10 here.
Only two games remain on Ohio State’s regular season schedule and the pressure is turning up on quarterback C.J. Stroud. Having already passed every test this season to the tune of 2,750 yards and 34 touchdowns passing on just four interceptions, the Buckeyes star now gets ready to face a pesky Maryland team before hosting No. 3 Michigan in what may as well be the Big Ten semifinal game.
If Stroud is going to win the Heisman, these are the only two guaranteed opportunities left to do so. And while he’s mostly been the favorite all year, Stroud has yet to separate himself from a crowded field.
Here’s how the board looks after Week 11.