Updated: September 29, 2014, 11:34 AM ET

ESPN Experts' Poll

Sept. 30, 2014
Name Position School Year 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
Todd Gurley RB Georgia Jr. 6 3 0 1 0 44
Marcus Mariota QB Oregon Jr. 4 5 1 0 0 43
Amari Cooper WR Alabama Jr. 0 1 4 3 2 24
Ameer Abdullah RB Nebraska Sr. 0 1 4 2 1 21
Kenny Hill QB Texas A&M So. 0 0 1 3 3 12
Everett Golson QB Notre Dame Sr. 0 0 0 1 1 3
Melvin Gordon RB Wisconsin Jr. 0 0 0 0 1 1
Taysom Hill QB BYU Jr. 0 0 0 0 1 1
Dak Prescott QB Miss. State Jr. 0 0 0 0 1 1

ESPN experts: Andrea Adelson, Edward Aschoff, Brian Bennett, Rece Davis, Travis Haney, Chris Low, Ivan Maisel, Ted Miller, Mark Schlabach and Jake Trotter.

Tracking the Candidates

Sept. 30, 2014
Gurley had another stellar game in Georgia's win over Tennessee, and he racked up 208 yards and two scores on 28 carries. He also helped grind out the clock late in the game when nearly everyone in the stadium knew he would carry the ball.
WEEK 5 VS. TENNESSEE
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
20827.4
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
4307.50
2014 SEASON
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
61068.8
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
9293.20
Mariota and the Ducks had a bye in Week 5, but Oregon returns to action early by hosting Arizona on Thursday at Autzen Stadium.
WEEK 4 AT WASHINGTON STATE
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
3295084.095.7
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
5804.5
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
113513074.094.4
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
21436.5
Cooper and the No. 3 Crimson Tide were off in Week 5, and they next play Ole Miss on Oct. 4. For the season, Cooper has 43 receptions for 655 yards and five touchdowns.
WEEK 4 VS. FLORIDA
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
1020120.13
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
000.0
2014 SEASON
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
4365515.25
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
29014.5
Abdullah scorched Illinois for 208 rushing yards and three touchdowns in No. 21 Nebraska's 45-14 victory. He has now rushed for more than 200 yards in three games this season.
WEEK 5 VS. ILLINOIS
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
20839.5
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
000.00
2014 SEASON
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
83387.3
 
RECEIVING
RECYDSYPRTD
510821.62
Hill overcame a costly fourth-quarter interception to lead the Aggies to a big overtime win. He finished 21-for-41 with 386 yards and four touchdowns.
WEEK 5 VS. ARKANSAS
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
3864151.276.6
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
3005.0
2014 SEASON
PASSING
YDSTDINTCMP%QBR
174517265.689.8
 
RUSHING
YDSTDYPC
13606.2

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