MATT JOHNSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

How Will Eric Dungey Look in Syracuse’s New Offense?

Even the most pessimistic Syracuse football fans can’t help but be excited about new head coach Dino Babers and the offense he’s expected to implement. The 54-year-old spent four seasons learning the Air Raid offense at Baylor, and immediately found success with his own version of the system as head coach of Eastern Illinois and Bowling Green. Babers has never overseen a losing...
Via Orange Fizz
May 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Mid-American Conference Championship preview

Now that rivalry week is behind us, it's time to follow up with our second favorite week: conference championship week. This week SQ will be bringing you coverage of the numerous conference championships to be played out between Friday and Saturday. We start our coverage with the very first of the conference title bouts to fought this week; the MAC Championship, featuring Northern...
Via The Sports Quotient
December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Johnson throws 5 TD passes; Bowling Green beats Akron 59-10

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) Matt Johnson threw five touchdown passes, and Bowling Green remained undefeated in the Mid-American Conference with a 59-10 victory over Akron on Saturday. Johnson, coming in as the nation's leading passer for total yards and yards per game, completed 25 of 30 for 357 yards. Two of Johnson's TD passes went to Roger Lewis, who began the day as the nation...
Via Associated Press
October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

BGSU QB Matt Johnson named National QB of the Week

The MAC’s Bowling Green pulled off a pretty big win when the manhandled the Big Ten’s Maryland last Saturday. Their dominant win over the Terrapins was thanks mostly to quarterback Matt Johnson’s big performance for they day. For his troubles, Johnson has been named the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback of the Week and rightfully so. In the game, he threw for 491 yards,...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 16, 2015  |  Discuss

The most impressive college football upsets of week two

College football season is in full bloom as we enter week three of the season! Bookmark our college football page and also take a look at our latest Top 25 poll. In our Tuesday roundtable, we discussed three teams that need to right the ship ASAP. TSS associate editors Bart Doan and Terry Johnson join staff writer Kevin Causey as we continue our roundtables by taking a look back...
Via The Student Section
September 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Bowling Green's Matt Johnson over 400 yards passing again

Bowling Green's Matt Johnson is back, and he's better than ever. The fifth-year senior has had career games two weeks in a row, following his 424-yard passing day against Tennessee with 491 yards and a school record-tying six touchdowns in a 48-27 win at Maryland on Saturday. Johnson is the only quarterback in the nation averaging better than 400 yards a game, and he's doing it after...
Via Associated Press
September 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Falcons bust Northern Illinois BCS dream

DETROIT -- Northern Illinois and Jordan Lynch were ready for their coronation ceremony Friday night. No one told Matt Johnson and Bowling Green. Johnson threw for 393 yards and a title game-record five touchdowns as the Falcons won the Mid-American Conference championship game 47-27, ruining Northern Illinois' bid for a second straight BCS berth. "We got a lot of motivation from...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Johnson, Bowling Green shake up BCS, shock No. 14 NIU

Matt Johnson threw four of his career-high five touchdown passes in the first half and Bowling Green routed No. 14 Northern Illinois 47-27 on Friday night for the Mid-American Conference title, ending the Huskies' shot at playing in a marquee bowl game. The Northern Illinois (12-1) loss improves the chances of Baylor or Oregon being an at-large team in a BCS bowl game. Jordan Lynch...
Via Associated Press
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green smothers Eastern Michigan 58-7

Matt Johnson passed for three touchdowns to Ronnie Moore and Travis Green ran for two more scores as Bowling Green dominated Eastern Michigan 58-7 on Saturday to set up a showdown for the Mid-American Conference East Division title. The Falcons (8-3, 6-1) will travel to play Buffalo for a Friday game that will determine the division champion. The Eagles (2-9, 1-6) took their only...
Via Associated Press
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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