The honors continue to arrive for Oklahoma Field Marshal Baker Mayfield.
Mayfield won the Maxwell Award for the best college football player and the Davey O & # 39; Brien Award as the best quarterback during the College Football Awards Show on Thursday night. The honor comes on the same day that Mayfield was named the best college football player this year by The Associated Press.
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Mayfield's big night could be a prelude to bigger things later. week. Mayfield, along with Stanford running back Bryce Love and Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson, is a finalist for the Heisman Trophy, which will be held on Saturday night.
A former Oklahoma runner, Mayfield has led Sooners to second place in the college football playoff. He will play No. 3 Georgia in the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day.
Mayfield went for 4,340 yards and 41 touchdowns this season.
Here is a list of the winners of the Thursday awards:
Maxwell Award (best college player) – Oklahoma Baker's Mayfield
Bednarik Award (best defensive player) – Minkah Fitzpatrick of Alabama
Outland Trophy (interior top lineman) – Ed Oliver of Houston
Doak Walker Award (runner top) – Bryce Love of Stanford
Biletnikoff Award (wide receiver) – Oklahoma State James Washington
Thorpe Award (defensive top) – Alabama Minkah Fitzpatrick
Award Davey O & # 39; Brien (first quarterback) – Oklahoma Baker Mayfield