Lattimore rising in Heisman ranks

As long as South Carolina keeps winning, Marcus Lattimore will rank among the Heisman favorites. Jim Dedmon/Icon SMI

Geno Smith, the Heisman is officially yours to lose.

The West Virginia Mountaineers proved they are legitimate contenders with their win over the Texas Longhorns, and thanks to a few other candidates slipping up on Saturday, Smith is starting to run away from the pack in the Heisman race.

But how safe is his lead?