Love and Louisville's Lamar Jackson each earned two first-place votes for the AP award. As a result, Mayfield is the fourth Sooner to take home the award in addition to Sam Bradford (2008), White (2003, '04) and Sims (1978). He also ranks second in passing touchdowns (41), third in total offense (357.7 ypg) and fourth in passing yards (333.8 per game).
Mayfield played high school football in Austin, Texas, but did not receive a scholarship offer from the Longhorns. With the Sooners, he has become a three-year starter and one of the most productive passers in college football history. He's had 34 punts of more than 50 yards, 14 of more than 60 yards and a career-long 76-yarder against TCU.
The University of Oklahoma football program is heading back to Norman with plenty of hardware in hand after Thursday night's Home Depot College Football Awards in Atlanta.
Mayfield beat out another Big 12 quarterback in Oklahoma State's Mason Rudolph, and Ohio State's J.T. Barrett for the Davey O'Brien Award. Iowa won the Disney Spirit Award for its new tradition of almost everyone in 70,585-seat Kinnick Stadium turning to wave to the pediatric patients watching from across the street inside the Stead Family Children's Hospital at the end of the first quarter. Wishnowski was a finalist for this year's Ray Guy Award as well.
Sensex surges 246 points, Nifty above 10200
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MGM Resorts International (MGM)
It turned negative, as 78 investors sold BMY shares while 520 reduced holdings. 50 funds opened positions while 107 raised stakes. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 71,442 shares in the company, valued at $2,434,743.36.
Fires scorch Sylmar and Ventura County
More than 27,000 people were evacuated and one firefighter suffered bumps and bruises in a vehicle accident in Ventura County. The ranch staff said they wanted to open the barn doors so the horses could escape, but the fire had become too intense.
Fallen Kingdom trailer drops heaps of steaming awesome
The island where the Jurassic World theme park was located is pretty much destroyed, and nothing is left except the dinosaurs . The last installment had a T-Rex sized debut in theaters back in 2015, bringing in $208M on opening weekend.
CMS reports slowed health spending growth
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Anheuser-Busch just ordered 40 Tesla Semis
It increased, as 68 investors sold SBUX shares while 409 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 146 raised stakes. Gfs Limited Liability reported 5,571 shares or 0.13% of all its holdings. 2,418 were accumulated by Bahl & Gaynor Inc.
California wind, fire danger hit unprecedented high
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The Legend Of Zelda
The Master Cycle Zero, according to Nintendo, unlocks after completing all of the DLC challenges, including a new dungeon. On behalf of everyone who worked on this game, thank you so very much for this award.