Baker Mayfield’s Backstory

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield was this season’s runaway Heisman Trophy winner. PHOTO: BRETT DEERING/GETTY IMAGES

The Wall Street Journal’s Ben Cohen and Andrew Beaton wrote an excellent article on Oklahoma Sooner quarterback Baker Mayfield’s road to the 2017 Heisman Trophy.  A walk-on at 2 schools, Mayfield’s journey highlights the challenge of identifying the traits of a quarterback that translate into championships.

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