Stefon Diggs favorite among WRs for Heisman

Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

The Maryland receiver gets some national recognition.

Bovada released updated Heisman odds Wednesday, and besides the usual intrigue (Bridgewater down from first to fourth, Mariota the new favorite), we happened to notice one thing you all might enjoy.

Stefon Diggs has the best odds to win the Heisman of any receiver in the nation.

Odds to win the 2013-2014 Heisman Trophy

Marcus Mariota (QB Oregon)                        9/2 

Johnny Manziel (QB Texas A&M)                        5/1 

A.J. McCarron (QB Alabama)                       13/2

Teddy Bridgewater (QB Louisville)                    13/2 

Jameis Winston (QB Florida State)                     9/1 

Tajh Boyd (QB Clemson)                                10/1 

Braxton Miller (QB Ohio State)                         12/1 

De'Anthony Thomas (RB Oregon)                       141 

T.J. Yeldon (RB Alabama)                       16/1 

Aaron Murray (QB Georgia)                       18/1 

Brett Hundley (QB UCLA)                          18/1 

Todd Gurley (RB Georgia)                       20/1 

Jadeveon Clowney (DE South Carolina)              25/1 

Lache Seastrunk (RB Baylor)                              25/1 

Devin Gardner (QB Michigan)                      33/1 

Kevin Hogan (QB Stanford)                      33/1 

Ka'Deem Carey (RB Arizona)                              40/1 

Duke Johnson (RB Miami)                         50/1 

Jordan Lynch (QB Northern Illinois)                     50/1 

Stephen Morris (QB Miami)                         66/1 

Stefon Diggs (WR Maryland)                             75/1 

Sammy Watkins (WR Clemson)                       100/1 

Taylor Martinez (QB Nebraska)                           100/1 

Marquis Lee (WR USC)                                 150/1

At 75/1 odds, Vegas does not seem to think Diggs has a particularly good shot of winning it, but if any receiver in the nation will be lifting the trophy in New York, they think it will be him. Diggs beat out fellow ACC candidate Sammy Watkins and USC star Marqise Lee for the honor, so the "who's the best receiver in the nation?" conversation can be put to rest for another day.

On the year, Diggs has caught 16 passes for 387 yards and three touchdowns, meaning he's averaging an insane 24.2 yards per catch. He's on pace to shatter the school record for receiving yards in a season (by about 300), and he's also on pace to tie Torrey Smith's school record of 12 touchdown grabs.

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