ESPN: Heisman win helps Winston mature
NEW YORK -- The accolades began arriving for Jameis Winston long before Saturday night, when the 19-year-old became the youngest player to win the Heisman Trophy in the 79 seasons that it has been awarded.
Winston began his career at Florida State last year as the highest-rated quarterback recruit in the country. That honor isn't necessarily a nonstop ticket to stardom. For every Matt Barkley (2009), there's a Phillip Sims (2010). But the recruiting gurus got this one right.