DeKalb, Illinois-NIU staff members are touting quarterback Jordan Lynch as a Heisman Trophy candidate. The Sports Information Department send out a media blast to media throughout the nation this week detailing Lynch's stats and achievements so far this season.
For instance Lynch ranks number one in the nation in total offense, and number two in rushing.
So does Lynch have a legitimate shot at college football's biggest award? Click on the media player to hear Scott Leber's opinion.