1st Annual C2C:MVP At the end of the regular season, every owner will have a first (5 pts), second (3 pts) and third place (1 pt) vote for the award. I will volunteer to tally the points and the winner will be announced prior to the national title game. 2011 MVP Candidates - mid season (stats through week 10) Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5 Column 6 Name Team Position Year Key Stats Comments Mark Ingram Alabama HB Senior 187 carries, 890 yards, 9 TD Tough call, Bama has spread the ball around. Ingram is the horse though. Struggled vs Ducks - 6 carries, 16 yards. Bounced back slightly in loss to Gators with 74 yards and a TD. Dee Finley Florida SS RS Soph 60 tackles (leads team), 2 TFL, 8 INT, 1 TD Brantley (QB) and Hammond (WR) also have strong starts. Has been at his best in the big games, with 2 INT's and TD in win vs Buck, and 3 INT's in win vs Bama. Lonnie Pryor FSU HB Junior 186 carries, 1,127 yards, 17 TD Pryor continues to pace the FSU attack, but his yardage output has slowed in the last couple of weeks. Had 96 yards and 2 TD's in win vs Sooners. Injured early in game vs Miami, had 28 yards on 2 carries. Laron Byrd Miami WR Senior 44 catches, 932 yards, 13 TD Heir to the big stat throne at the U, J. Harris (QB) considered as well. Had 4 catches for 87 yards (no TD's) in loss vs Utah. Had 8 catches, 75 yards and a TD in win vs Wolverines. Had 65 yards in loss to FSU. Tate Forcier Michigan QB Junior 1,910 yards, 14 TD, 10 INT Wolverines best weapon on the team. Threw for 294 yards, 4 TD's and 0 INT's in OT loss to ND. Had 227 yards and a TD in loss to Hurricanes. Cierre Wood Notre Dame HB RS Soph 263 carries, 1,553 yards, 21 TD On pace for a potential 2,000 yard season. He is hurt by playing with a freshman QB, which has cost the team in big games. Was huge in win vs Michigan - 234 yards and 4 TD's on the ground. Gained 169 yards and had 2 TD in loss to Utah. Held to 86 yards in loss to USC. Jaamal Berry Ohio State HB Junior 174 carries, 810 yards, 15 TD Berry is the key to the Buckeye offense. Was held in check by Gators (69 yards, no TD's) and Horns (58 yards, 1 TD). Ryan Broyles Oklahoma WR RS Senior 64 catches, 929 yards, 7 TD Has gone several weeks without a score as the Sooners try and run the ball more. Broyles had 158 yards and a TD in win vs USC. Was shut down in loss to Seminoles, with 38 yards and no TD. Gained 71 yards and scored 1 TD in loss to Longhorns. Darron Thomas Oregon QB RS Junior 2,681 yards/30 TD/16 INT passing, 946 yards/12 TD rushing Leads NCAA in yards from scrimmage. Had 231 total yards and 2 TD's in win vs Bama. Had 190 yards passing/15 yards rushing and 2 TD's in loss to Utes, but also had 4 turnovers. Malcolm Williams Texas WR RS Senior 52 catches, 1,141 yards, 14 TD Williams has been the constant on a team battling offensive injuries at QB/HB. Had 75 yards and 2 TD vs Buckeyes and 125 yards and a TD in win vs OU. Mark Tyler USC HB RS Senior 146 carries, 677 yards, 8 TD With the Trojans moving to a fleXbox One attack during the season, the rushing attempts are being spread out more, hurting Tyler's numbers. Non-factor in loss to Sooners, 45 yards, no TD's. Had 67 yards in win vs Irish. Corbin Louks Utah QB RS Senior 2,731 yards/25 TD/5 INT passing, 636 yards/14 TD rushing The surprise of the season. Leads the NCAA in scoring with 29 combined TD's. Leads in Heisman hype. He has been big in the big games, with 237 yards and a TD in win vs Hurricanes. Had 247 yards and 4 TD in win vs Irish. Had 170 combined yards in win vs Ducks, but no scores or turnovers. Let the debate commence.