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ESPN Releases New Heisman Trophy Top 5 Poll

A closeup of Will Grier dropping back for a pass.

MORGANTOWN, WV - SEPTEMBER 09: Will Grier #7 of the West Virginia Mountaineers looks to pass during the second quarter against the East Carolina Pirates at Mountaineer Field on September 9, 2017 in Morgantown, West Virginia. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

We're another week into the 2018 college football regular season, which means we're another week into the Heisman Trophy race.

Who's leading the race right now? Who's emerging as a potential darkhorse?

ESPN has updated its 2018 Heisman Trophy watch. It's a close race right now, with first and second place being separated by just one voting point.

West Virginia quarterback Will Grier is currently leading the race. The star Big 12 quarterback has played extremely well through two weeks.

Ed Oliver, Houston's star defensive tackle, is in second. He trails Grier by one point.

Here's the full top five:

  1. Grier
  2. Oliver
  3. Wisconsin RB Jonathan Taylor
  4. Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray
  5. Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa

Who would you vote for right now?

You can view ESPN's full voting here.