The University of Michigan's first Heisman Trophy winner was running back Tom Harmon who won the award in 1940.
The first Heisman Trophy was awarded in 1935. Jay Berwanger, halfback from the University of Chicago, was the winner.
there wasnt a heisman trophy winner in 1944. the heisman trphy did start until 1948 The winner of the 1944 Heisman Trophy was QB Les Horvath of Ohio State. The first Heisman Trophy was awarded in 1935 and was won by RB Jay Berwanger of the University of Chicago.
The first Heisman Trophy winner was Jay Berwanger, a white running back from the University of Chicago.
No because when Mark won the heisman they said he was the first Alabama heisman winner
Paul Hornung was the 1956 Heisman Trophy winner who played on a Notre Dame team that finished the season 2-8. He is the only player from a losing team to win the Heisman Trophy.
Mark Ingram, running back for the University of Alabama, won the Heisman Trophy in 2009.Mark Ingram of the Alabama Crimson Tide. The program's first heisman trophy winner.
Jay Berwanger, a running back from the University of Chicago, was the first Heisman Trophy winner in 1935. Berwanger was the first player selected in the first ever NFL draft but chose not to play professional football.
The first DAC (Downtown Athletic Club) Trophy was awarded to Jay Berwanger in 1935. When John Heisman died in 1936, the DAC Trophy was renamed to the Heisman Trophy. The 1936 winner was Larry Kelley.
Jay Berwanger. He played halfback for Chicago in 1935
Charlie Ward, Florida State, 1993
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