As most people know when it comes to the Heisman Trophy Tennessee has not had a great past, But the question is can Hendon Hooker win the Heisman?
Hendon Hooker is known nation wide as one of the best QB’s around! Hendon has had a historical stretch since replacing an injured Joe Milton week 2 in 2021. Since becoming the starter Hendon Hooker has thrown only 2 interceptions with over 40 Passing Touchdowns. Hendon has done so well that he is on pace to break multiple records at Tennessee including records that have been set by the one and only Peyton Manning.
As this article is being typed Hendon Hookers stats have been nearly perfect having 1193 Passing Yards, 175 Rushing Yards, 11 Total TDS, And a completion percentage of 71.7 in just 4 games played. Hendon will face a very tricky environment this weekend as him and his squad take on LSU in Death Valley. This game will be a big impact on Hendon’s Heisman Trophy campaign, And could be the turning point. As of now most people believe him to be a top 3 option for this award after a huge performance over division rival Florida.
It is safe to say Hendon Hooker is in a great position as of now, And could potentially raise the Heisman Trophy high above his head.
If Hendon wants a shot at the Heisman, Tennessee is going to have to make the CFB playoffs at a minimum and ideally go undefeated.