Found August 25, 2013 on Diehardsport:

Nebraska QB commit Zach Darlington plays for the football powerhouse Apopka High.  His school was one of the schools fortunate enough to have a game on ESPN and on 3rd and 16, they executed a perfect Statue of Liberty play.  Darlington handed the ball of to his wide receiver Ray Ray Smith, who took the ball 72 yards into the end zone. Unfortunately for Darlington, he took a huge hit from a Byrnes linebacker and was taken off a stretcher and to the hospital.  He has been diagnosed with a concussion and there is no timetable for his return. [College Spun]


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