The favored Netflix present “QB1” showcases among the prime quarterbacks within the nation throughout their closing highschool season. “QB1” Season three featured Spencer Rattler, Lance LeGendre and Nik Scalzo amongst different gamers. All three quarterbacks are starting their freshman school soccer season.
Rattler is enjoying at Oklahoma the place he was competing for the beginning quarterback spot. The Sooners named Alabama switch Jalen Hurts the starter after a three-way competitors in camp. Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley famous Rattler would begin the season because the third-string quarterback.
“#Sooners coach Lincoln Riley says Tanner Mordecai would be the backup quarterback, with Spencer Rattler third. Says this was the closest QB battle since he’s been right here,” The Oklahoman’s Ryan Aber tweeted.
This has followers questioning if Rattler will obtain a red-shirt this season preserving his freshman standing. Aber additionally reported the Sooners would “want” to red-shirt Rattler. That stated, if Hurts will get off to a sluggish begin, it might trigger Oklahoma to contemplate burning Rattler’s potential red-shirt standing.
Lance LeGendre Made the Shock Choose of Maryland Over Florida State
When Season three began, LeGendre was dedicated to Kansas, nevertheless it appeared just like the quarterback would possibly find yourself flipping to Florida State. Maryland pulled off a shocker as LeGendre dedicated to the Terps on Nationwide Signing Day. Former Alabama offensive coordinator Mike Locksley initially recruited LeGendre to play for the Crimson Tide however made him a suggestion at Maryland as soon as he grew to become the top coach.
“Coach Locks truly provided me on the College of Alabama,” LeGendre informed WGNO ABC. “He noticed one thing in me earlier than so when he acquired to the College of Maryland he additionally confirmed curiosity in me. It’s like a down the road factor. He’s been there. He’s been displaying curiosity and I feel I can do the job for him.”
Virginia Tech switch Josh Jackson is predicted to be the beginning quarterback at Maryland. It will be a shock if LeGendre sees the sector early, however he may very well be a key constructing block for Locksley within the years to return.
Nik Scalzo Tore His ACL Once more Throughout a Kentucky Preseason Scrimmage
Scalzo fulfilled his dream of enjoying for a Energy-5 staff by heading to Kentucky, however the quarterback has had a tough begin to his school profession. Scalzo tore his ACL for the second time in lower than a yr throughout a Kentucky scrimmage and required surgical procedure to restore his knee. Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops mentioned the severity of the damage.
“I’m upset for him,” Stoops famous to Kentucky.com. “He’s labored extraordinarily onerous to return again as quick as he did from the primary surgical procedure, to be cleared and get out right here to take part. He was doing a heck of a job and I actually really feel for him. That’s a tough surgical procedure to recuperate from. He did it as soon as and he’ll must do it once more, however I’m sure that he’ll be again at full energy.”
Scalzo was not anticipated to make a right away influence for Kentucky this season with Terry Wilson returning because the beginning quarterback. Hopefully, Scalzo can as soon as once more make a full restoration in time for the 2020 season.