Only once: Charles Woodson, although he also played a lot of special teams.
Interestingly, he beat out Peyton Manning, who had been thought to be a very strong Heisman candidate.
No pure defensive player has ever won the Heisman trophy.
There has never been a player from the University of Louisville win the Heisman Trophy.
Charles Woodsan for Michigan in 1997
Yes, the Heisman Trophy is awarded to the best college football player in the country.
Emmitt Smith did not win a Heisman Trophy.
Dick Kazmaier, halfback from Princeton University, won the Heisman Trophy in 1951 and was the last player from the Ivy League to win the award.
Desmond Howard won the Heisman Trophy in 1991.
There has never been anyone named Bruce Franklin win the Heisman Trophy.
OJ won the Heisman in 1968.
No, he didn't. Please follow the nearby link to a list of Heisman Trophy winners.
I wanted Colt McCoy to win.