The ACC hasn’t had a Heisman Trophy winner since Chris Weinke took home the hardware for the Florida State Seminoles back in 2000. But the league has a great chance – well, two great chances – at notching another before the BCS era is finished. FSU redshirt freshman Jameis Winston and Clemson senior Tajh Boyd have both had incredible seasons thus far.
To celebrate, and to further hype up the matchup between the Noles and Tigers on October 19th, the conference has put out an interesting arcade-style promo video:
Yes, gamers, that is Pokemon music playing during the bit.
It’s safe to say that whichever quarterback has a better showing in the big matchup will find himself on the short list in the Heisman race. We’ll all be tuned in.