Predicting studs and duds for college football Week 3

College football’s second week was about measuring stick games. We realized Oklahoma is a real playoff contender. We realized Georgia should be the SEC East’s favorite, by a good margin. We realized Stanford isn’t as close to USC as we might have thought. We realized Michigan isn’t as close to playoff contention as we might have thought.For most teams, however, we still don’t really...
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September 13, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Pitt fails hard on screen from own end zone

During the fourth quarter, down by two touchdowns against mighty Penn State, the Pittsburgh Panthers did the unthinkable. Backed up into their own end zone, Pitt offensive coordinator Shawn Wilson inexplicably called for a screen pass to Darrin Hall.He immediately regretted it.Quarterback Max Browne — former USC starter — got Hall the ball right behind the end zone, and Penn State...
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September 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Predicting studs and duds for college football Week 2

We are one week into the college football season and it feels great. Between UCLA pulling off one of the greatest comebacks in the history of the sport, Virginia Tech and Tennessee putting up defensive stands at the last second, and all of the glorious fun that occurred on Saturday, we had a pretty awesome Week 1.The best part? Week 2 is going to be even better. We have four games...
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September 06, 2017  |  Discuss

No Surprise, Max Browne Named Starting QB

Shocking. I’m not saying it was inevitable. Just because Max Browne is a graduate transfer. A former 5-star QB recruit from California. Had a starting gig at USC for a few games last year. Looking to make it to the NFL and impress scouts this year. Came nearly all the way across the country to play at Pitt. Pitt also had a good track record of transfer QBs succeeding. The quarterback...
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August 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Ex-USC QB Max Browne announces transfer to Pitt

Former USC quarterback Max Browne officially announced on Thursday that he is transferring to Pitt. Browne shared the news on his Twitter account, which included an image of him in what will be his new jersey: Found a new home. Heading to Pitt in January! @CoachDuzzPittFB @Pitt_FB #H2P — Max Browne (@MaxBrowne4) December 15, 2016 Browne followed the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 15, 2016  |  Discuss

USC gives QB Max Browne permission to talk transfer

LOS ANGELES (AP) Southern California has granted quarterback Max Browne permission to speak with other programs about a possible transfer, though the redshirt junior remains with the team. Trojans coach Clay Helton said Tuesday that Browne can speak to any FBS program, including other schools in the Pac-12. Browne would be immediately eligible to play next season as a graduate...
Via Associated Press
November 02, 2016  |  Discuss

USC announces switch at starting quarterback

USC head coach Clay Helton announced on Monday that his team is making a switch at quarterback from Max Browne to freshman Sam Darnold. Helton told reporters that he made the decision after watching the Trojans struggle offensively in two of its three games. USC is 1-2 and scored just one touchdown combined in losses to Alabama and Stanford, though they put up 45 points against...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 19, 2016  |  Discuss

USC football: Max Browne named starting QB

The USC Trojans have named their starting quarterback for the 2016 college football season. Head coach Clay Helton made the announcement to Max Browne and redshirt-freshman Sam Darnold on Saturday that Browne has earned the No. 1 job for the season-opener. #USC announces that Max Browne will be the starting quarterback. — Gary Klein (@LATimesklein) August 20, 2016 “At this...
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August 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Max Browne named starting QB for USC

The USC Trojans will be led by redshirt junior quarterback Max Brown in 2016 after he beat out redshirt freshman Sam Darnold for the job. USC head coach Clay Helton informed the team of his decision, which he called “one of the toughest decisions in my college coaching career,” on Saturday afternoon, per Zach Helfand of the Los Angeles Times. “At this point, we feel that it is in...
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August 20, 2016  |  Discuss

USC QB's Max Browne, Sam Darnold are already preparing for a QB battle

While USC is preparing for the Holiday Bowl on Dec. 30 against Wisconsin, sophomore quarterback Max Browne is already starting to think about the spring. He's preparing for what could be a great quarterback competition with freshman Sam Darnold.“I’d be lying if I said that wasn’t the case,” Browne said when asked about looking ahead to the spring, via ESPN.With Trojans senior quarterback...
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December 22, 2015  |  Discuss

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