NORMAN, OK – NOVEMBER 25: Quarterback Baker Mayfield #6 of the Oklahoma Sooners speaks to the media after the game against the West Virginia Mountaineers at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on November 25, 2017 in Norman, Oklahoma. Oklahoma defeated West Virginia 59-31. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)Baker Mayfield, as the 2017 Heisman Trophy winner, gets to cast a vote for college football’s most-prestigious award.Who will the former star Oklahoma quarterback be voting for this year?Mayfield appears to have shared his vote on Instagram.Unsurprisingly, the former Sooners’ QB will be going with Oklahoma’s new quarterback, Kyler Murray, who might’ve emerged as the favorite.Mayfield wants to see Oklahoma in the College Football Playoff, too.“OU to the playoffs and K1 for the Heisman…BACK TO BACK,” he wrote.Baker’s votes are in(via @bakermayfield) pic.twitter.com/Tw74ttuXkq— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) December 2, 2018Murray, Tua Tagovailoa and Dwayne Haskins are viewed by most as the final three candidates for the Heisman Trophy.The prestigious award will be given out in New York next weekend.
ANN ARBOR, MI – SEPTEMBER 22: Head coach Jim Harbaugh celebrates a first half score with Shea Patterson #2 while playing the Nebraska Cornhuskers on September 22, 2018 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)Darion Green-Warren is committed to Oklahoma, but as a 2020 prospect, other teams have plenty of time to try and pry him away from the Sooners.One of those programs is apparently Michigan.Green-Warren, a California native, landed a UM scholarship offer on Wednesday.Tight ends coach Sherrone Moore met with Green-Warren to extend the offer, and the highly-touted cornerback was set to speak with Jim Harbaugh and defensive backs coach Mike Zordich last night.Darion Green-Warren spoke to Michigan blog Maize N Brew about how things went down yesterday, and his plans for Michigan going forward.From the SB Nation Michigan site:“The 6-foot, 183-pound athlete said he’s ‘very familiar’ and Michigan is ‘one of the blue bloods of college football.’ He even brought up Charles Woodson and said even more recently they ‘have put out some really good defensive backs.’As for his commitment to Oklahoma, Green-Warren said he’s still solid but he’s going to take visits. His interest level in visiting Ann Arbor is very high.‘Michigan is definitely a place I need to see,’ Green-Warren said. ‘I’m gonna get on the phone with the Michigan coaches and work something out.’”After a Great talk with coach @shemarmoore I’m Honored and Blessed to be Offered By University of Michigan! #GoBlue #Groundzero @_groundzer0 pic.twitter.com/cyk7U9s0kH— Darion Green-Warren (@gogettadarion) January 23, 2019Green-Warren committed to Oklahoma back on July 4th last summer.247Sports ranks him No. 87 overall in the class of 2020. He’s the No. 10 cornerback, and the No. 13 player in California.[Maize N Brew]