The teen’s nonbinding declaration continues a trend of adolescents committing to play in college. He is at least the third junior high student from Texas to commit this school year.
The discussion started Thursday afternoon as we attempted to figure out where Peyton Manning would fit in the pantheon of starting quarterbacks that have won multiple Super Bowls should the Broncos triumph over the Seahawks next Sunday.
Former NFL and University of Texas quarterback Vince Young has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
No matter who has the edge Sunday, it seems the nation is rooting for Manning, because it’s been harder for him to win, because he’s not so pretty, because he’s considered one of us, because you get the sense that his aw-shucks, southern refrain is real.
The school announced Wednesday that Brewer, who would’ve been a redshirt junior next season, was departing with two years of eligibility remaining.
That doesn’t mean that either team shouldn’t have signed them, but this year’s playoffs illustrate quite well a theory that’s been banging around in my brain for a while.
The Dallas Cowboys are making moves on a trio of quarterback fronts: overseeing a steroid injection for Tony Romo; preparing well-paid veteran backup Kyle Orton; and signing 41-year-old Jon Kitna.
Dallas Cowboys fans dumped on their team and quarterback Tony Romo for back-to-back losses this month to the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers. Then, they celebrated, when Romo helped win Sunday’s game.
Game after game, NFL quarterbacks get sacked, get hurt – and miss starts. Of the 15 games on this week’s schedule, nine – 60 percent – feature at least one team that has been forced to change its quarterback because of injury this season.
Clint Chelf made a case for why he should again be Oklahoma State’s starting quarterback.
Johnny Manziel continues to soar on the football field, but his likeability off the field the field has taken a huge hit.
For a club plagued by an “undercurrent of frustration’’ featuring the alleged “calling out’’ of Tony Romo by fellow team leader Jason Hatcher, the Cowboys certainly looked like a unified bunch in Sunday’s 31-7 home win over St. Louis.