Alabama football QB Bryce Young is new Heisman Trophy favorite

Nick Gray
The Tuscaloosa News

Alabama football quarterback Bryce Young is the new Heisman Trophy betting favorite.

Young is now a +125 favorite to win the award according to BetMGM, overtaking Ole Miss quarterback Matt Corral after the two played Saturday.

Alabama walloped Ole Miss 42-21 at Bryant-Denny Stadium, and Young played a key role.

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Young was 20-of-26 for 241 passing yards and two TDs with an interception. For the season, Young has 1.365 passing yards, 17 TDs and just two interceptions.

In terms of Heisman-level moments, Alabama has been too good to provide Young with the game-winning drive moment in a big game that would . That likely won't come until the SEC Championship Game and a possible matchup with Georgia.