Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray wins the Heisman trophy

Quarterback Kyler Murray of the Oklahoma Sooners walks off the field after the game against the Army Black Knights in Norman, Oklahoma, in September. Murray is the seventh Sooner to win the Heisman Trophy.

(CNN)Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray is the latest in a long line of elite football players to win the Heisman Memorial Trophy.

The trophy is awarded each year to "most outstanding football player in the United States." Murray's win marks the first time since 1945-46 that two