And of course, Mayfield is considered the heavy favorite to win the Heisman Trophy, which will be announced Saturday night in NY.
The Bednarik Award, which is given to the best defensive player in college football, was won by Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick.
Love and Louisville's Lamar Jackson each earned two first-place votes for the AP award.
Lilac Fire spreads to San Luis Rey Downs training center
Evacs and road closures in effect. "[We are] hoping also that the roads open up to allow trailers to evacuate". Among the prominent trainers stabled at San Luis Rey are Richard Baltas, Peter Miller and Doug O'Neill.
Below is the list of award winners announced during Thursday's ceremony. Jason White won in back-to-back years in 2003 and 2004, while Sam Bradford earned the title in 2008.
Mayfield is a former walk-on who has led the No. 2 Sooners to the College Football Playoff, where they will play No. 3 Georgia in the Rose Bowl on January 1.
Mayfield is 262-369 passing for 4,340 yards, 41 touchdowns and five interceptions.
"This is special to me", Mayfield said of the AP award in a release. I have to give a lot of the credit to my teammates and coaches, they are the reason that I am in position to win this award and I could not have done it without them. "To receive this award is an honor and it's something just a few years ago I never thought would happen", Mayfield said.
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Given that Bayonetta 2 never jumped from the Wii U, it's likely the game will remain a sole exclusive on Nintendo Switch . The first two Bayonetta titles will also be coming to the Switch in a dual release on February 16 in North America.
Mayfield has thrown a TD pass in a Big 12-record 39 consecutive games (every contest of his OU career), which is the third-longest streak in FBS history.
The senior quarterback took home some major hardware during college football's annual award night as he was named the Davey O'Brien Award victor, Maxwell Offensive Player of the Year and Walter Camp Player of the Year.
Oklahoma senior quarterback Baker Mayfield took home plenty of hardware Thursday night, winning four major awards in what is expected to be a precursor to hoisting the Heisman Trophy.
YouTube may launch its own streaming music service in 2018
The Google/Alphabet company is keen to launch "Remix" in March, but is reliant on getting these licensing deals over the line. Music is one of the most popular genres of video on YouTube, which attracts more than a billion users a month.