Replies to: "Penn State favored to land Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush"


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He originally committed to Penn State, decomitted and came to ND.

Author: Rooster (2691 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 12:09 am on Jan 11, 2019

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Wishing the best for Brandon, a class act, BUT

Author: cubsfanin16 (697 Posts - Joined: Aug 25, 2016)

Posted at 4:09 pm on Jan 10, 2019

I think there has to be better landing spots for BW, fully realizing he originally committed there..I would think James FRanklin is committed to Tommy Stevens, who has been patiently awaiting his turn..in addition, SEAN Clifford is a redshirt soph, with reportedly natural leadership skills..There has to be more BETTER fits for BW to start..

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There are also 2 QBs who enrolled early.

Author: irishfaninPA (393 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 6:31 pm on Jan 10, 2019

This wouldn’t make any sense to me.

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I will be surprised if he ends up at PSU.

Author: Napoleon (2688 Posts - Joined: Apr 23, 2015)

Posted at 6:11 pm on Jan 10, 2019

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That was my thought also. That is a crowded position right now.

Author: Irish_Demon (1351 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 5:02 pm on Jan 10, 2019

He would have a leg up as far as experience, but like you stated, they seem to be looking for Stevens to take the lead. He could be walking into a situation similar to what Zaire got into.

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Wimbush is a much, much better player than Zaire.

Author: MAS (11262 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 10:34 pm on Jan 10, 2019

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He'll be exactly like Everett Golson, best case.

Author: oldirish (3768 Posts - Joined: Oct 8, 2011)

Posted at 7:46 pm on Jan 11, 2019

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Regardless if he can't hit the short and med routes more consistently, he won't play anywhere.

Author: Jerseymick (3367 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 2:31 pm on Jan 11, 2019

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Uhm, thanks. I didn't claim that he wasn't.

Author: Irish_Demon (1351 Posts - Original UHND Member)

Posted at 11:11 am on Jan 11, 2019

I'm pointing out that the situation is similar. While there will be some competition no matter where he ends up, I would think that, unless he is clearly better, he would steer away from a place where there is someone that has been groomed to take over. He's only getting one chance to find a place where he can play.

Zaire made that mistake and I and several other posters pointed out at the time that it seemed an odd choice.