Former Nebraska 4-Star QB Patrick O’Brien Announces Transfer Destination

first_imgNebraska flag bearer waves massive Nebraska flag.LINCOLN, NE – OCTOBER 25: A flag bearer for the Nebraska Cornhuskers waves a flag after the first score during their game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Nebraska defeated Rutgers 42-24. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)A former Nebraska quarterback announced his decision to transfer from the Huskers program after Scott Frost took over. Former four-star quarterback recruit Patrick O’Brien announced his intentions to head elsewhere.Although he’s a talented quarterback, O’Brien’s skillset didn’t fit Scott Frost’s offense. He’s a pro-style QB that likes to sit in the pocket, meanwhile the Huskers’ will be running a more up-tempo offense under Frost.O’Brien visited Butch Davis at Florida International, and just two weeks ago he visited Mike Bobo and the Colorado State Rams.O’Brien decided he likes Fort Collins.I am so thankful to be given another opportunity to play football at another amazing university. With that I am excited to announce my commitment to Colorado State. pic.twitter.com/gowLL8oMXZ— Patrick O’Brien™ (@oneandonlyPOB) June 8, 2018O’Brien was the No. 10 pro-style quarterback recruit in the 2016 class. Many believed he should have taken over for a struggling Tanner Lee during the 2017 season, though that obviously did not end up happening.This way he’ll have an opportunity to fight for a starting spot at his new program.We wish him luck.last_img

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