This Post is Graphic in Nature: ESPN Hates Aaron Murray
All data recorded prior to Teddy Bridgewater’s good, but not great, effort against Rutgers on Thursday night.
ESPN.com runs a stupid Heisman poll. I say it’s stupid because it is stupid.
Despite continued success and late-game heroics, Murray is sitting in sixth place in the Heisman Watch. He trails five other quarterbacks. At first glance, Murray clearly belongs.
And yet, as the chart below shows, Murray gets no love in the polls.
The overall impact is ridiculous.
Apparently Georgia’s big wins over good teams mean nothing to Heisman voters on ESPN.com.
But looking at the entirety of Murray’s competition is what should really set him apart. The chart below shows the total number of FBS wins by Murray’s opponents.
Oh well. You do you, Murr-Man. Get another win against a Top 25 opponent (one with four FBS wins this season) this weekend. Keep putting up the same stats as everybody else. It might pay off.
That’s all I got/