(The Spread) – Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones is poised to put up big numbers in 2012 but can he win the Heisman Trophy?
Oddsmakers have installed USC signal caller Matt Barkley as the favorite to win this year’s Heisman Trophy at 3/1. Wisconsin running back Montee Ball is 6/1, Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson is 15/2 and both Jones and Geno Smith are 8/1, respectively.
How many total passing yards will Jones have in 2012? The over/under has been set at 3,900 yards, with the over carrying odds of –130 on the money line and the under carrying odds of –110. Oddsmakers also list the over/under total at 29.5 for the number of total passing touchdowns Jones will have in 2012.
Who will have more passing yards among Big 12 quarterbacks Geno Smith, Casey Pachall and Landry Jones? Smith is the favorite at –120, while Jones is +110 and Pachall of TCU is +160.
Who will have more passing touchdowns among those same quarterbacks? Smith is –120, Jones is +110 and Pachall is +160. For reference sake, Jones threw for 4,463 yards, 29 touchdowns and 15 interceptions last season. In three separate occasions he threw five touchdown passes in a single game and finished with a QB rating of 123.3.Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!