Final 2016 Heisman Voting Results


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Final 2016 Heisman Voting Results

The 2016 Heisman Trophy award was announced on Saturday evening and Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson finished second place as Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson took home the prestigious hardware.

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma wide receiver Dede Westbrook, and Michigan defensive back Jabrill Peppers rounded out the top five.

Watson is the first finalist to improve from one season to the next since Andrew Luck in 2011. The gap between #2 and #3 is the biggest in seventy years.

15% of the votes sent in their ballots before the ACC Championship game.

Name			1st	2nd	3rd	Total
1. Lamar Jackson 	526	251	64	2144
2. Deshaun Watson	269	302	113	1524
3. Baker Mayfield	26	72	139	361
4. Dede Westbrook	7	49	90	209
5. Jabrill Peppers	11	45	85	208	


Jackson won every region of the country

			NE	Mid-Atl	 S	SW	MidW 	West		
1. Lamar Jackson	318 1	350 1	388 1 	360 1	363  1  365  1
2. Deshaun Watson	266 2	274 2 	267 2	215 2	269  2	233  2 

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