The Heisman Predictor: Week 5

Cincinnati quarterback Tony Pike's biggest test will be Oct. 15 against South Florida. Mark Zerof/US Presswire

Thanks to bye weeks, Tim Tebow and Colt McCoy hang on to the top two spots. But, for the third straight week, a new name climbs into third place: Cincinnati quarterback Tony Pike.

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