The Heisman Trophy has been handed out every year since 1935 and all the winners have been either juniors or seniors.
Tebow became the first player to run for 20 touchdowns and throw 20 touchdown passes in the same season. He accounted for 51 TDs overall, including a Southeastern Conference-record 22 on the ground.
Heis second in the country in passer rating (177.9), with 3,132 yards and 29 touchdown passes.
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