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Heisman Power Rankings After Week 4 in College Football

TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 21: Tua Tagovailoa #13 of the Alabama Crimson Tide throws a pass in the second quarter against the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 21, 2019 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Alabama defeated Southern Miss 49-7. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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With another week of college football action in the books, multiple stars out there continue to record brilliant early auditions for a trip this winter to New York City.

Though still months away, it's never too early to think about who may end up being in the running for the Heisman Trophy. Following more head-turning performances from over the weekend, here's what our rankings currently look like:

6. QB Justin Fields, Ohio State

BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA - SEPTEMBER 14: Justin Fields #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes throws a pass in the game against the Indiana Hoosiers during the second quarter at Memorial Stadium on September 14, 2019 in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by Justin Casterline/Getty Images)
Ohio State v Indiana | Justin Casterline/Getty Images

The Buckeyes DESTROYED Miami of Ohio 76-5 over the weekend, and as you might expect, Justin Fields was at the center of everything. The former Georgia signal-caller threw for 223 yards and four touchdowns, but if that wasn't enough, he added 36 yards and two more scores on the ground. Yup, Fields has been as good as advertised.

5. QB Justin Herbert, Oregon

PALO ALTO, CA - SEPTEMBER 21:  Justin Herbert #10 of the Oregon Ducks drops back to pass against the Stanford Cardinal during the fourth quarter of an NCAA football game at Stanford Stadium on September 21, 2019 in Palo Alto, California. Oregon won the game 21-6. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)
Oregon v Stanford | Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

The Oregon Ducks have won three straight games following their Week 1 loss, and Justin Herbert has looked brilliant in the process. On the year, the future first-round pick has thrown for 1,127 yards and 14 touchdowns. This past weekend, he looked dominant against Stanford, tossing for 259 yards and three more scores.

4. RB Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin

MADISON, WISCONSIN - SEPTEMBER 21:  Jonathan Taylor #23 of the Wisconsin Badgers rushes for a touchdown during the first half against the Michigan Wolverines at Camp Randall Stadium on September 21, 2019 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)
Michigan v Wisconsin | Stacy Revere/Getty Images

The pride of Salem, New Jersey, Jonathan Taylor tore up the Michigan defense this past weekend. Jim Harbaugh had a great view of No. 23's talent, as Taylor rushed for 203 yards and two touchdowns against the Wolverines. When the man is in open space, good luck trying to bring him down. He continues to be one of the most electric players in all of college football.

3. QB Joe Burrow, LSU

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE - SEPTEMBER 21:  Quarterback Joe Burrow #9 of the LSU Tigers drops back to throw against the Vanderbilt Commodores during the second half at Vanderbilt Stadium on September 21, 2019 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)
LSU v Vanderbilt | Frederick Breedon/Getty Images

In what's already been a phenomenal year for SEC quarterbacks, Joe Burrow has been not only one of the top gunslingers in the conference, but also in the country. His latest showing against Vanderbilt for example was a thing of beauty. No. 9 finished the day with nearly 400 yards passing and six touchdowns. I don't care who you're playing, those kinds of numbers will keep you in the Heisman conversation no matter what.

2. QB Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama

TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 21: Tua Tagovailoa #13 of the Alabama Crimson Tide scrambles for a first down in the third quarter against the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 21, 2019 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Alabama defeated Southern Miss 49-7. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
Southern Miss v Alabama | Joe Robbins/Getty Images

Speaking of SEC QBs, we naturally have to discuss the one and only Tua Tagovailoa. With Bama at 4-0 without breaking a sweat, the lefty continues to be a superstar. This past Saturday, he tossed for 293 yards and five touchdowns against Southern Miss. On the year, he has 17 TDs through the air and zero interceptions. Goodness.

1. QB Jalen Hurts, Oklahoma

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 14:  Jalen Hurts #1 of the Oklahoma Sooners calls a play during the first half of a game against the UCLA Bruins on at the Rose Bowl on September 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
Oklahoma v UCLA | Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images

The Sooners may have had a bye over the weekend, but that doesn't mean Jalen Hurts' stock is going to be affected. In his first year with Oklahoma, the Alabama transfer has been downright sensational, tossing for 880 yards and nine touchdowns. On the ground, he's added 373 yards and four more scores.