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Mike Anthony: After Up And Down Debut At Syracuse, Marvin Washington Should Hope To Grow In Ways David Pindell Has

Mike Anthony: After Up And Down Debut At Syracuse, Marvin Washington Should Hope To Grow In Ways David Pindell Has

Into the UConn football season parachuted redshirt freshman quarterback Marvin Washington Saturday evening, taking his place under center in the thick, humid air of the Carrier Dome, leading the offense of a team that has struggled, and will continue to struggle, because its lineup is essentially filled with kids who for now are all ill-equipped to handle most challenges of major college football.

Washington took over for senior David Pindell, who was sidelined to start the fourth quarter due to a knee injury, and on the second play dropped back for his first college pass — a 26-yard strike to Tyler Davis at the back of the end zone and an oh-wow moment in the Huskies’ 51-21 loss to...

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