(The Spread) - How productive will West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith be this season? Will he win the Heisman Trophy?
According to odds makers, Smith’s odds to win the 2012 Heisman Trophy are 8/1, which puts him behind USC quarterback Matt Barkley (3/1) to walk away with the prestigious award this year. Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson is 15/2 and Landry Jones of Oklahoma is also 8/1.
How many total passing yards with Smith have in 2012? The over/under has been set at 4,000, while the over/under for how many total passing touchdowns he’ll have this season is 31.5. Just as a reference point, Smith threw for 4,385 yards and 31 touchdowns last season.
Who will have more passing yards between Big 12 quarterbacks Smith, Landry Jones of Oklahoma, and Casey Pachall of TCU? Smith is favored at -120, while Jones has odds of +110 and Pachall has money line odds of +160.
Who will have more passing touchdowns out of that same group? Smith is favored at -120, while Jones has odds of +110 and Pachall is +160 to throw for more touchdowns than his Big 12 counterparts.