Quarterback T.J. Millweard trying to secure backup spot

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Brett Hundley is a lock to start at quarterback, but there’s no clear-cut option behind him. On Thursday, redshirt freshman T.J. Millweard made his pitch for the spot, making a number of sharp throws during scrimmage situations. His most impressive moment was a long touchdown to Tyler Scott, uncorked from near midfield.

“We kind of saw that man one on one out there,” Millweard said. “We had the perfect play call. I just kind of did a play fake, got back, and let it rip.”

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  • drakejr

    I always feel bad for guys like TJ. He’s obviously a good guy and he is talented. If he were backing Prince, he’d have had a shot at the limelight. But behind Hundley, absent a horrific injury, he won’t get a shot.

    • Sam C

      Hundley will be gone after a year or two. Good to have depth and a more mature tj playing then

  • Mary Tyson

    love TJ Millweard great guy. We remember his early playing days in grade school So glad to see he has made it to prime time. He will play and we will be watching. Go TJ!! Kansas City is waiting to see you play