According to the Bleacher Report, Duke’s season ended Saturday night with a 36-31 loss against Arizona State in the Sun Bowl, but potential interest from a 2015 Heisman candidate should help quell that disappointment.
Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller is showing interest in the Blue Devils’ rising program, according to sources cited by 247Sports’ Adam Rowe:
Miller hasn’t made official his intent to transfer away from the Buckeyes, but most believe it is inevitable.
After Miller was lost for the season with a shoulder injury in August, J.T. Barrett filled in more than admirably—proving to be a legitimate Heisman contender himself.
There simply isn’t room for two of the best quarterbacks in the country, and many believe Miller will transfer, as he would be eligible to play right away.
Sporting News‘ Matt Hayes put it simply:
“As much as Miller loves playing for Ohio State, he has no other option but to leave for his final season if he wants to play in the NFL. He’s not helping his draft stock by sitting behind Barrett (because that’s where he’ll be), and he’s not getting critical repetitions against college football’s elite teams unless he transfers as a graduate student and plays somewhere else in 2015.”
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