MINNEAPOLIS - On Tuesday, the University of Minnesota and Jerry Kill announced that sophomore quarterback Max Shortell would be transferring from the school and program before next season.
MINNEAPOLIS The University of Minnesota football team announced Tuesday that quarterback Max Shortell will transfer next season.
Shortell, a sophomore from Shawnee Mission, Kan., was behind MarQueis Gray on the depth chart last year as a freshman and now behind true freshman Philip Nelson.
"Max is an outstanding young man, and I respect and understand his decision to transfer...
Minnesota backup quarterback Max Shortell has decided to transfer to another school following freshman Philip Nelson's takeover of the position.
Coach Jerry Kill said Tuesday that he respects the Kansas native's choice and ''will help him in any way'' he can.
Shortell started two games last season when MarQueis Gray was injured. He threw three touchdown...