Jacob Eason transferring to Washington

Discussion in 'Main Sports Forum' started by BMF, Jan 9, 2018.

  1. gingerlover

    gingerlover Junior Member
    Lifetime Member

    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2014
    Messages:
    1,989
    Oxbucks:
    $411
    Ratings:
    +1,401 / -5
    He should change positions now if he wants a shot at the nfl
     
  2. Alagator

    Alagator Senior Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2014
    Messages:
    3,514
    Oxbucks:
    $272
    Ratings:
    +2,891 / -23
    So only two scholly QB’s for next season??? Any chance we could send a smoking hot, mono infected sorority girl to Athens in saaaayyyyy..... early October???
     
    • BMF

      BMF Junior Member
      Lifetime Member

      Joined:
      Sep 8, 2014
      Messages:
      8,398
      Oxbucks:
      $3,512
      Ratings:
      +8,951 / -93
      Anybody think Eason gets the Scott Frost treatment (when Frost transferred to Nebraska)? Frost was apparently not welcomed w/ open arms after shunning the home state team to sign w/ Stanford.

      Washington just signed two 4-star QBs last month...
       
    • MADGator

      MADGator This space intentionally left blank

      Joined:
      Jan 28, 2015
      Messages:
      546
      Oxbucks:
      $28
      Ratings:
      +516 / -1
      Does the severity of the injury matter? I mean he could have played again this season had Fromm not played Lou Gehrig to his Wally Pipp.
       
    • soflagator

      soflagator Senior Member
      Lifetime Member

      Joined:
      Sep 4, 2014
      Messages:
      3,819
      Oxbucks:
      $2,252
      Ratings:
      +6,820 / -17
      Again guys, he played late in games against VU and tenn this year. Week 6. A redshirt for this season should be out of the question. Am I missing something here?
       
      • Gulfstream

        Gulfstream zzzzzzzzzzz
        Lifetime Member

        Joined:
        Jun 22, 2014
        Messages:
        827
        Oxbucks:
        $193
        Ratings:
        +615 / -6
        Ryan Leaf 2.0
         
      • BMF

        BMF Junior Member
        Lifetime Member

        Joined:
        Sep 8, 2014
        Messages:
        8,398
        Oxbucks:
        $3,512
        Ratings:
        +8,951 / -93
        The way the rule is written, you are probably right. One of the big off-season issues last year (last off-season) was "redshirt reform". It was put off until this off-season, but the premise was that a player could play in 30% of games - not just the first part of the season. Meaning, a player could play game 1, game 5, and game 9 and still be eligible to redshirt. I imagine that passes this off-season and goes into effect next year.....and it would allow Eason to get a redshirt for this year. BUT, Eason has to sit out a year anyway so he'll be a redshirt junior when he first takes the field at Washington regardless.

        This was a big topic last year when everyone was up in arms because Butters wouldn't take the redshirt off Franks.
         
      • TN G8tr

        TN G8tr The "Original" TN G8tr
        Lifetime Member

        Joined:
        Jun 14, 2014
        Messages:
        4,787
        Oxbucks:
        $269
        Ratings:
        +2,266 / -10
        It would be rough if UGAly got Fromm hurt.
         
      • rogdochar

        rogdochar Senior Member

        Joined:
        Jun 14, 2014
        Messages:
        10,335
        Oxbucks:
        $2,142
        Ratings:
        +8,313 / -40
        I suspected something was up, when last night the sideline cameras never showed Eason nor told the Eason-Fromm story. It didn't seem right.
         

      Share This Page

      The Box

      Help

      You don't have the necessary permissions to use the chat.

      1. There are currently no users chatting.
        • About Us

          Our community sprung up when the Gatorsports message board was shut down in the summer of 2014. We pride ourselves on offering Gator-biased, yet critical discussion among people of all different backgrounds. We are working every day to make sure our community is the best Gator message board you will find.
        • Like us on Facebook

        • Buy us a Zima!

          The management works very hard to make sure the community is running the best software, best designs, and all the other bells and whistles. Care to buy us a non-alcoholic Zima? We'd really appreciate it! Just click the "Donate" tab at the top of the page.