The Unspoken Heisman Candidate: America, Meet James Richard Clausen

Posted by Dan Scofield on September-21-2009 Add Comments

Leading his team to a defining victory on one foot and four straight game of over 300 yards passing, Jimmy Clausen even received a helmet sticker from Mark May on Saturday.

When opposing fans hear his name, they think of his inconsistency, his mediocrity and his famous commitment ceremony at the College Football Hall of Fame.

His leadership and stats are lost-in-translation when the average brain processes the name Jimmy Clausen.

Rewind the biological clock to 2007 when a young Jimmy stood behind a group of five men, who enjoyed cheeseburgers and wing night more than blocking for their freshman QB.

That year, Clausen was sacked a team-record 34 times in only nine starts. He played his entire freshman ...

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