Jacob Eason transferring to Washington

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  1. gingerlover

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    He should change positions now if he wants a shot at the nfl
     
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    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???
     
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      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...
       
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      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.
       
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      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?
       
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      • BMF

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        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.
         
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        It would be rough if UGAly got Fromm hurt.
         
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        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.
         

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