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WKU's Doughty looks like latest mid-major QB with NFL future

Brandon Doughty might be the best quarterback you haven't heard of, until now. Projected as a mid-round NFL draft pick, the Western Kentucky sixth-year senior could be the next obscure QB from a small school to get attention at the next level. Playing for mid-major schools certainly didn't keep Baltimore's Joe Flacco (Delaware) or Pittsburgh's Ben Roethlisberger (Miami of Ohio) from becoming pro starters and Super Bowl winners. Such lofty aspirations are a distant thought for Doughty, whose priority is getting WKU (2-0) past Indiana (2-0) on Saturday. If he knocks off yet another Power 5 conference team en route to a Conference USA title, the rest should take care of...