Heisman Trophy Betting Odds 2017: Sam Darnold Favored Early

The 2017 Heisman Trophy betting odds have been released and the list is dominated by the premier quarterbacks in college football.

USC star Sam Darnold, who threw for over 3,000 yards and 31 touchdowns last season as a freshman, has opened as the favorite as we prepare to head into the season.

Darnold opened with 5-to-1 odds.

Darnold was followed by Oklahoma signal-caller Baker Mayfield and last year’s winner Lamar Jackson of Louisville.

Other quarterbacks to make the list were Ohio State’s J.T. Barrett, Washington’s Jake Browning, Deondre Francois of Florida State, Oklahoma State’s Mason Rudolph and UCLA standout Josh Rosen.

The first non-quarterback on the list was Penn State running back Saquon Barkley.

Is your favorite player on the list? The full Heisman Trophy betting odds for next season can be seen below.

PLAYER POSITION TEAM ODDS
Sam Darnold QB USC 5/1
Baker Mayfield QB Oklahoma 7/1
Lamar Jackson QB Louisville 8/1
J.T. Barrett QB Ohio State 10/1
Jake Browning QB Washington 12/1
Deondre Francois QB Florida State 12/1
Mason Rudolph QB Oklahoma State 15/1
Josh Rosen QB UCLA 15/1
Saquon Barkley RB Penn State 20/1
Jalen Hurts QB Alabama 20/1

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