We put a bow on conference championship week Saturday. Next up? This year’s Heisman Trophy announcement on Dec. 12.

Ahead of the announcement, SiriusXM College Sports Nation will air a Heisman special with predictions, analysis and insight from former Heisman winners Gino Torretta, Eddie George, Tim Brown, Archie Griffin and George Rogers. The special air Friday, Dec. 11 at 1 pm ET.

Here’s a look at the three Heisman finalists looking to take home the highest individual honor in college football. (All stats through Dec. 7.)

Derrick Henry, RB, Alabama: Henry is without a doubt the current favorite in the race – as he should be. The third year running back dominated all season long. His 1,986 rushing yards and 23 touchdowns both ranked first in the country, not to mention he averaged an outstanding 5.9 yards per carry.

Deshaun Watson, QB, Clemson: Clemson finished the 2015 season ranked No. 1 for the first time in 34 years, and so much of that can be credited to Watson. In the team’s 13-0 run this year, the sophomore stepped up both in the air and on the ground, passing for 3,512 yards and rushing for 887 yards.

Christian McCaffrey, RB, Stanford: What a year McCaffrey had in just his second season at Stanford. The 19-year-old’s 1,847 yards ranked second in the country, and his 540 receiving yards weren’t too shabby either.

Jesse Palmer broke down each of the three finalists for Bleacher Report Radio, suggesting we may be in for one of the closest Heisman votes in recent history.

Which player do you think will take home the coveted Heisman Trophy?

Torretta, George, Brown, Griffin, Rogers and Leinart all had outstanding college football careers in their own rights:

Gino Torretta, QB, Florida State: Torretta took home the Heisman in 1992, and was a member of the Miami Hurricanes’ national championship teams in 1989 and 1991. He was drafted in seventh round of the 1993 NFL Draft, and spent time as a member of the Vikings, Lions, 49ers, Seahawks and Colts.

Eddie George, RB, Ohio State: George rushed for 1,927 yards and 24 touchdowns in 1995 en route to a Heisman  Trophy. He was taken 14th overall in the 1996 NFL Draft, and went on to have a nine-year NFL career with the Titans, Oilers and Cowboys. He finished his career with more than 10,000 rushing yards, and appeared in four Pro Bowls.

Tim Brown, WR, Notre Dame: Brown, who won the 1987 Heisman Trophy, is considered one of the greatest wide receivers of all time. Taken sixth overall in the 1988 draft, Brown played professionally with the Raiders and Buccaneers. His 14,934 career receiving yards is the sixth most ever, and he is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Archie Griffin, RB, Ohio State: Griffin won the Heisman in both 1974 and 1975 – the only player to win it twice. In his four seasons at Ohio State, he rushed for more than 5,500 yards, and he was eventually drafted 24th overall in the 1976 NFL Draft. Griffin went on to play for the Bengals for seven seasons.

George Waters, RB, South Carolina: After rushing for 1,781 yards in 1980, Waters first won the Heisman, and was then drafted first overall a month later in the 1981 NFL Draft. He spent seven years in the league with the Saints and Redskins, played in two Pro Bowls, and won a Super Bowl in his final season in the league.

Matt Leinart, QB, USC: Led the Trojans to an undefeated regular season by throwing for 2,990 yards and 28 touchdowns in 2004, the same year he took home the Heisman. USC went on to win the national championship, led by Leinart, who threw for 332 yards and five scores in the title game.

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