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2015 Heisman Trophy odds: With a healthy wrist, Ezekiel Elliott is your new favorite

Four Buckeyes are listed among the top 16 betting options for the Heisman in 2015. That's more than any other team.

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Bovada released updated Heisman Trophy odds today, and they're reflective of Ezekiel Elliott's announcement from earlier:

After battling wrist issues for the better part of last season and the spring, Elliott has finally been cleared for full, unrestricted contact in practice. Evidently, that's enough for Las Vegas to take notice. Elliott was bumped up into the pole position to take the award that will be given to the nation's top player in 2015-16 with 6-to-1 odds to do so. Another back, sophomore Leonard Fournette of LSU, is hot on his heels at 15-to-2.

Elliot's not the only Buckeye listed as a betting option either. Cardale Jones has the sixth-best odds to win the trophy at 12-to-1, while Braxton Miller (25/1) and JT Barrett (28/1) are listed with the 15th and 16th best odds, respectively.

Here's the full list, courtesy of

2015 Regular Season - Odds to win the Heisman Trophy

Ezekiel Elliott (RB Ohio State)                            6/1

Leonard Fournette (RB LSU)                              15/2

Trevone Boykin (QB TCU)                                  8/1

Nick Chubb (RB Georgia)                                   8/1

Dak Prescott (QB Mississippi State)                  8/1

Cardale Jones (QB Ohio State)                          12/1

Cody Kessler (QB USC)                                     12/1

Everett Golson (QB Florida State)                      14/1

Derrick Henry (RB Alabama)                               16/1

Paul Perkins (RB UCLA)                                     18/1

Connor Cook (QB Michigan State)                      20/1

Jeremy Johnson (QB Auburn)                            20/1

Samaje Perine (RB Oklahoma)                           20/1

Deshaun Watson (QB Clemson)                         20/1

Braxton Miller (QB Ohio State)                           25/1

J.T. Barrett (QB Ohio State)                               28/1

Corey Clement (RB Wisconsin)                           33/1

J Royce Freeman (RB Oregon)                           33/1

Seth Russell (QB Baylor)                                   33/1

Justin Thomas (QB Georgia Tech)                      33/1

Dalvin Cook (RB Florida State)                          40/1

James Connor (RB Pittsburgh)                           40/1

D.J. Foster (RB Arizona State)                           40/1

Taysom Hill (QB BYU)                                       40/1

Brad Kaaya (QB Miami)                                     40/1

Mason Rudolph (QB Oklahoma State)                40/1

Nick Wilson (RB Arizona)                                   40/1

Malik Zaire (QB Notre Dame)                              40/1

Jared Goff (QB California)                                 50/1

Jacoby Brissett (QB North Carolina State)          66/1

Jalen Hurd (RB Tennessee)                                66/1

Laquon Treadwell (WR Mississippi)                    66/1

Marquise Williams (QB North Carolina)                66/1

Scooby Wright (LB Arizona)                               66/1