ESPN Ranks College Football’s 10 Best Players In 2019

first_img 10. WR Justyn Ross, Clemson9. DL Chase Young, Ohio State8. RB Travis Etienne, Clemson7. QB Justin Herbert, Oregon6. RB Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin5. QB Jake Fromm, Georgia4. S Grant Delpit, LSU3. WR Jerry Jeudy, Alabama2. QB Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama1. QB Trevor Lawrence, ClemsonCollege football is ALMOST HERE.Check out the top returning players coming to you this fall 🔥— ESPN College Football (@ESPNCFB) August 12, 2019One noticeable omission from the list is Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts. Despite being set to start for the team that has produced the last two Heisman Trophy winners, Hurts didn’t make the cut.The list is also not necessarily a reflection of the most likely candidates to win the Heisman Trophy. The likelihood that a defensive player or a wide receiver winning the award are very, very slim.But college football is a big game, and the top player in the nation could very well be a player we haven’t even considered yet. Trevor Lawrence throwing a pass.SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA – JANUARY 07: Trevor Lawrence #16 of the Clemson Tigers throws a pass against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the third quarter in the College Football Playoff National Championship at Levi’s Stadium on January 07, 2019 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)With the 2019 college football season just around the corner, projections and predictions are quickly circulating. One of the biggest questions on peoples’ minds is, who are likely to be the best players in the game?On Monday, ESPN released a list of who they believe are the top players returning to the field in 2019. Naturally, the list was dominated by players from Clemson and Alabama – the two top programs in college football.Leading the list are a trio of College Football Playoff standouts: Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence, Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and Alabama wide receiver Jerry Jeudy. In total, five of the ten players come from the two schools.Here is the list from ESPN:last_img

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