USC quarterback Caleb Williams gained the 2022 Heisman Trophy on Saturday night, incomes university football's maximum precious man or woman honor in his first 12 months

Williams beat out the opposite 3 finalists -- Ohio State's C.J. Stroud, TCU's Max Duggan and Georgia's Stetson Bennett -- in what turned into the primary

all-quarterback organization of Heisman finalists when you consider that 2018. Duggan completed 2d withinside the voting, receiving 1,420 factors to Williams' 2,031

Stroud completed third (539 factors) and Bennett fourth (349 factors). It marks the eleventh time withinside the ultimate thirteen years that a quarterback has gained the award

Williams presently leads the FBS in passing touchdowns (37) and ranks fourth in byskip yards (4,075). He and Lincoln Riley each left Oklahoma following

The 2021 season and settled at USC, supporting to fast flip this system around. Although the Trojans fell brief of the College Football Playoff after dropping

They accompanied up a 4-eight season that noticed the ouster of educate Clay Helton with an eleven-2 marketing campaign in 2022 and a gap withinside the Cotton Bowl

Williams gutted thru a painful hamstring harm withinside the loss to the Utes ultimate weekend, throwing a past due interception and taking seven sacks withinside the game

However he completed with 363 passing yards and 3 TDs, even selecting up a fourth-sector first down together along with his legs regardless of the harm

Because of the harm, it is now no longer clean if Williams will play withinside the Jan. 2 bowl game.As a freshman at Oklahoma in 2021, Williams changed benched starter