Florida State University quarterback Jameis Winston faced an accusation of rape, but the state of Florida decided not to press charges following an investigation. Julio Cortez/AP hide caption

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LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu (right) earned the nickname "Honey Badger" for hits like this one, against Arkansas quarterback Tyler Wilson on Nov. 25, 2011. Mathieu is one of five finalists named Monday for the Heisman Trophy. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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